Connect2id server 7.11 switches to Java 11

Posted 2019-04-26

With Java 8 having reached its end of life we now have upgraded the Connect2id server for Java 11+.

This release also includes a fix for two issues. Check out the notes below for more information.


To download a ZIP package of Connect2id server 7.11:

SHA-256: 2c6b462fe8c3cb0ded4a22962e2e5c2c13a3b25eddbe43e28ff3cfe744d88ccc

As WAR package only:

SHA-256: 63f8cc0394fe89935401964e0e4f7d6c35590917c009b2eb3db86498034a9cb0


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Release notes

7.11 (2019-04-26)


  • Upgrades to Java 11. The minimum required runtime is now Java 11 (previously Java 8).

  • Removes JHades reporting.

Resolved issues

  • Fixes a bug which prevented the UserInfo from returning the subject in pairwise encrypted form when the OpenID relying party is registered for subject_type=pairwise (issue server/441).

  • Robust boolean parsing for PUT /tenants/rest/v1/{tid}/enabled. Applies to the multi-tenant edition of the Connect2id server only.

Dependency changes

  • Upgrades to com.nimbusds:nimbus-jwkset-loader:4.0

  • Updates to com.nimbusds:tenant-registry:4.0

  • Removes dependency on org.asynchttpclient:async-http-client:2.5.2

  • Removes dependency on org.jhades:jhades:1.0.4