[Release] Checkmk stable release 1.6.0p29

Dear friends of Checkmk,

the new stable release 1.6.0p29 of Checkmk is ready for download.

This maintenance release ships with 7 changes affecting all editions of Checkmk,
0 Enterprise Edition specific changes and 0 Managed Services Edition specific changes.

Maintenance periods can be found here: Checkmk versions

Changes in all Checkmk Editions:

Agent bakery:

  • 14098 SEC: Fix ownership of debian maintainer scripts for shipped agent package

Checks & agents:

  • 14087 SEC: Fix privilege escalation vulnerability
  • 14039 FIX: netapp_disks: Fix WATO inline help

Linux distributions:

  • 13315 Add support for Checkmk Appliance 1.5+


  • 13897 SEC: Fix command injection vulnerability
    NOTE: Please refer to the migration notes!
  • 13876 FIX: Fix encoding of $SERVICEURL$ in notifications

Site management:

  • 13902 SEC: Secure path for OMD hooks

Changes in the Checkmk Enterprise Edition:


Changes in the Checkmk Managed Services Edition:


You can download Checkmk from our download page:

Please mail bug reports and qualified feedback to feedback@checkmk.com.
We greatly thank you for using Checkmk and wish you a successful monitoring,

Your Checkmk Team