Anchore Engine Release Notes - Version 0.6.0

Anchore Engine 0.6.0

Anchore Engine 0.6.0 includes new features, bug fixes and improvements. The latest summary can always be found in the Anchore Engine CHANGELOG on github.

New Features

  • Substantial updates to event subsystem, adding new many new info and error level event types and implementation.
  • Auth toggle for prometheus metrics routes (using disable_auth in metrics section of config.yaml).
  • Group API metrics by function name instead of URI to handle the large number of routes when using Ids in the route.

Bug Fixes

  • Change the db column type for the image_packages.size column from int -> bigint for larger packages than 2GB. Fixes #239.


  • Improvements in vuln listing for an image and vuln query performance. Resolves #286.
  • Introduce retries for individual feed group syncs and introduce more granular feed sync events to better track sync progress.
  • Quickstart/initial install via docker-compose now uses pre-loaded vulnerability data (preload DB) to reduce initial feed sync.
  • Moves deprecated gates/triggers to the EOL lifecycle stage. Resolves #276.


Last modified March 10, 2021: Merge v0.9.2-dev to master (#946) (0bb613bb)