Release Date: 18 June 2021
Neo4j 4.2.8 is a maintenance release with many important improvements and fixes.


  • Fix a bug where the security context on a transaction was being overridden to allow administration commands to be run, but was not properly being reset to the previous state.
  • Update jersey to 2.34 to address CVE-2021-28168
  • Bump commons io to 2.9 to address VULNDB-239195
  • Fixed a bug where running an aggregating query through Fabric would fail with namespacing error.
  • Fixes a bug in consistency checker that prevented all node indexes from using the index checking variant designed for larger indexes.

Detailed Changes and Docs

For the complete list of all changes, please see the changelog. Look for 4.2 Operations manual here.