Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Go platform update on December 14, 2018 - AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Release: AWS Elastic Beanstalk Go platform update on December 14, 2018

This release applies security updates to the Go platform for AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and updates platform configuration. The release also includes a Go runtime update, bug fixes, and, for certain AWS Regions, support for additional Amazon EC2 instance types.

Release date: December 14, 2018


Here is a list of the key changes in this release.

Category Description

Security updates

Applied all security updates published in the Amazon Linux Security Center on or before December 7, 2018 to the Go platform.

See also the Go updates entry.

Go updates

Applied minor revision 1.11.3. For details, see go1.11 in The Go Programming Language Release History.

Revision 1.11.3 addresses three recently reported security issues. For details, see [security] Go 1.11.3 and Go 1.10.6 are released.

Instance types

Added support for more Amazon EC2 instance types in some AWS Regions, for the Go platform, as follows:

Instance type Regions


  • Asia Pacific (Seoul) – ap-northeast-2

  • Europe (Paris) – eu-west-3

  • AWS GovCloud (US-West) – us-gov-west-1


  • US East (Ohio) – us-east-2

  • US East (N. Virginia) – us-east-1

  • US West (Oregon) – us-west-2

  • Europe (Ireland) – eu-west-1

  • AWS GovCloud (US-West) – us-gov-west-1

Updated platform configurations


Configuration and Solution Stack Name




Proxy Server

Go 1.11 version 2.9.3

64bit Amazon Linux 2018.03 v2.9.3 running Go 1.11.3


Go 1.11.3


nginx 1.12.1