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Joomla! 3.6.1 Released


Joomla! 3.6.1 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla. This release fixes several low level security issues. We strongly encourage you update your sites.

What's in 3.6.1?

Version 3.6.1 also addresses several issues:

  • Fixes a bug resulting from a backwards compatibility break in PHP 7.0.9
  • Fix for language redirects being cached in the browser
  • Fix upgrades from Joomla! 2.5.28
  • Fix SQLAzure database driver
  • TinyMCE upgrade to 4.4.0.

Thanks to the hard work of 46 different...

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WHMCS 6.x Security Patch

A security update has been released for all versions of WHMCS V6.x.

We evaluate the severity of this issue to be of a Moderate security rating (see Security Level Definitions).

We are providing a single patch file that you may apply to any version of WHMCS 6.x.

It will be provided along with any future incremental patch sets or fully released versions of WHMCS 6.x.

Once a sufficient amount of time has passed to allow users to apply this patch to their installation, we will release further details...

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WHMCS Automatic Updater Q A

Since the announcement of WHMCS 7.0 Beta 1 on Friday, we've received lots of questions about one of the biggest new features - Automatic Updates. So yesterday, I sat down with Nate from the development team to ask him some of your questions:

Q: First of all, can you tell us what the Automatic Updater feature in WHMCS 7.0 is, and why people need it?

A: The Automatic Updater feature is all about making updating your WHMCS installation, and keeping it up-to-date, faster and easier. With the...

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WordPress 4.6 Release Candidate

The release candidate for WordPress 4.6 is now available.

We’ve made a few refinements since releasing Beta 4 a week ago. RC means we think we’re done, but with millions of users and thousands of plugins and themes, it’s possible we’ve missed something. We hope to ship WordPress 4.6 on Tuesday, August 16, but we need your help to get there.

If you haven’t tested 4.6 yet, now is the time!

Think you’ve found a bug? Please post to the Alpha/Beta support forum. If any known issues come up, you’ll be a...

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Version 7.0 Beta Released

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of WHMCS 7.0 Beta 1.

What's New in WHMCS 7.0?

WHMCS Auto Updater - In WHMCS 7.0, updates are just a click away. A subtle new update notification will let you know whenever an update is available, wherever you are in the admin area, and when clicked will take you to the all new Automatic Update interface that lets you update WHMCS without ever leaving the WHMCS admin interface.

Coupled with the updater are new, easier ways to customise WHOIS...

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