Docker Hub release notes

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Here you can learn about the latest changes, new features, bug fixes, and known issues for each Docker Hub release.

2021-05-05

Enhancement

When managing the content of your repositories, you can now filter the results based on the currentness of the tags and more easily identify your untagged images. For more information, see Advanced Management Dashboard.

For Docker Hub API documentation, see Docker Hub API Reference.

2021-04-13

Enhancement

The Billing Details page now shows any organizations you own, in addition to your personal account. This allows you to clearly identify the billing details of your chosen namespace, and enables you to switch between your personal and your organization accounts to view or update the details.

2021-04-09

Enhancement

You can now specify any email address to receive billing-related emails for your organization. The email address doesn’t have to be associated with an organization owner account. You must be an owner of the organization to update any billing details.

To change the email address receiving billing-related emails, log into Docker Hub and navigate to the Billing tab of your organization. Select Payment Methods > Contact Information. Enter the new email address that you’d like to use in the Email field. Click Update for the changes to take effect.

For details on how to update your billing information, see Update billing information.

2021-03-22

New feature

Advanced Image Management dashboard

Docker introduces the Advanced Image Management dashboard that enables you to view and manage Docker images in your repositories. For more information, see Advanced Image Management dashboard.

2021-01-25

New feature

Docker introduces Audit log, a new feature that allows team owners to view a list of activities that occur at organization and repository levels. This feature begins tracking the activities from the release date, that is, from 25 January 2021.

For more information about this feature and for instructions on how to use it, see Audit log.

2020-11-10

New feature

The Repositories view now shows which images have gone stale because they haven’t been pulled or pushed recently. For more information, see repository tags.

2020-10-07

New feature

Docker introduces Hub Vulnerability Scanning which enables you to automatically scan Docker images for vulnerabilities using Snyk. For more information, see Hub Vulnerability Scanning.

2020-05-14

New features

  • Docker has announced a new, per-seat pricing model to accelerate developer workflows for cloud-native development. The previous private repository/parallel autobuild-based plans have been replaced with new Pro and Team plans that include unlimited private repositories. For more information, see Docker Billing.

  • Docker has enabled download rate limits for downloads and pull requests on Docker Hub. This caps the number of objects that users can download within a specified timeframe. For more information, see Download rate limit.

2019-11-04

Enhancements

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.

2019-10-21

New features

  • Beta: Docker Hub now supports two-factor authentication (2FA). Enable it in your account settings, under the Security section.

    If you lose both your 2FA authentication device and recovery code, you may not be able to recover your account.

Enhancements

  • As a security measure, when two-factor authentication is enabled, the Docker CLI requires a personal access token instead of a password to log in.

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.

2019-10-02

Enhancements

  • You can now manage teams and members straight from your organization page. Each organization page now breaks down into these tabs:
    • New: Members - manage your members directly from this page (delete, add, or open their teams)
    • New: Teams - search by team or username, and open up any team page to manage the team
    • New: Invitees (conditional tab, only if an invite exists) - resend or remove invitiations from this tab
    • Repositories
    • Settings
    • Billing

Bug fixes

  • Fixed an issue where Kinematic could not connect and log in to Docker Hub.

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.

2019-09-19

New features

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.

2019-09-16

Enhancements

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.

2019-09-05

Enhancements

  • The Tags tab on an image page now provides additional information for each tag:
    • A list of digests associated with the tag
    • The architecture it was built on
    • The OS
    • The user who most recently updated an image for a specific tag
  • The security scan summary for official images has been updated.

Known Issues

  • Scan results don’t appear for some official images.
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