VEL3 website

December 8th, 2014

Since May 2013 the Vulnerable Extensions List website has performed brilliantly as a much needed resource for the Joomla community at . With Joomla 2.5 coming up to end of life in December and the vel team attempting to be the champions in keeping up to date, we are about to launch vel3. After…

Follow up on Drupal SA-2014-005, SQL Injection

December 5th, 2014

On October 29, the Drupal Security Team issued a Public Service Announcement (PSA) as a follow-up to Security Advisory SA-CORE-2014-005, which disclosed a serious SQL Injection vulnerability in Drupal 7. Our goals with the PSA were to: Provide an update on the time window between disclosure and first-known exploits Provide guidance for users who patched…

Focusing community discussions for IE development on StackOverflow

December 4th, 2014

In an effort to focus Web development discussions for Internet Explorer in one place, we have starting migrating IE development discussions from MSDN forums to Stack Overflow. This has started with Internet Explorer tag on Stack Overflow and are joining other teams around Microsoft such as Azure in helping to direct our developers to the…

Call for Volunteers: Licensing Working Group

December 4th, 2014

There are a growing number of licensing-related issues on that are unresolved. Additionally, volunteers who have been tackling licensing issues believe that the policies are often applied inconsistently. The result is that contributors are often left in a difficult situation, unsure if they should contribute their code or not, and the Drupal project is…

Opera 26 released

December 3rd, 2014

Opera 26 (based on Chromium 39) for Mac, Windows — and, now, Linux too — is out! To find out what’s new for consumers, see our Desktop Team blog. Here’s what it means for web developers. rebeccapurple Thanks to a Chromium patch by Opera, the new CSS color rebeccapurple (equivalent to #639) is now supported….