Istio 1.4.9 and 1.5.3 Release

Istio 1.4.9 and 1.5.3 have been released. The release notes for Istio 1.4.9 are here: and the release notes for 1.5.3 are here: Please note that these releases contain fixes for the CVE discussed here: as well as several bug fixes that you can read about in the 1.5.3 release notes.

DO NOT USE Istio 1.5.3. USE release 1.5.4 instead. Due to a publishing error, the 1.5.3 images do not contain the fix for CVE-2020-10739 as claimed in the original announcement.