Category Archives: End of Support

Joomla 3.4 Released, Support Ends For Joomla 3.3

Joomla 3.4 was released yesterday. The new version includes a number of improvements including improved front end module editing. The new version improves security with “Google reCaptcha” and “by implementing UploadShield code which can detect most malicious uploads by examining their filenames and file content”

With the release of Joomla 3.4, support has ended for Joomla 3.3 has ended.

More information is available in the release announcement.

 

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TYPO3 7.1.0 Released, Support Ends For TYPO3 7.0

TYPO3 7.0 was released today. The new version includes code cleanup, a more responsive backend, and some performance improvements.

With the release of TYPO3 7.1, support has ended for TYPO3 7.0.

More information is available in the release announcement.

 

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Support Ends for Joomla 2.5

Support for Joomla 2.5 ended on December 31. Anyone one still using version 2.5 should upgrade to 3.3. We recommend you make a copy of the website and do a test of the upgrade on that before upgrading the live website to Joomla 3.3 due to the serious problems that can occur during and after the upgrade.

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MediaWiki 1.19.23, 1.22.15, 1.23.8, and 1.24.1 Released, Support Ends For MediaWiki 1.22.x

MediaWiki 1.19.23, 1.22.15, 1.23.8, and 1.24.1 were released yesterday. The new versions fix a number of bugs and include two security fixes.

More information is available in the release announcement.

 

Support ended for MediaWiki 1.22.x has now ended. Anyone still running 1.22.x should upgrade to a newer version. MediaWiki 1.19.x is a long term support release and is scheduled to contine receiving updates until May of 2015.

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Support Ends for Joomla 3.2

Support for Joomla 3.2 has now ended. Anyone one still using version 3.2 should upgrade to 3.3. Keep in mind that Joomla 3.3 requires at least PHP version 5.3.10, up from version 5.3.1 in Joomla 3.2.

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Moodle 2.5.9, 2.6.6, 2.7.3, and 2.8 Released; Support Ends For Moodle 2.5

Moodle 2.5.9, 2.6.6, 2.7.3, and 2.8 were released yesterday. Version 2.8 introduces “significant improvements to the gradebook, forums, analytics and usability in many areas to empower teachers and improve functionality for everyone across all devices”. Versions 2.6.6 and 2.7.3 include “small improvements”, bug fixes, and security fixes. Version 2.5.9 includes security fixes. Details of the security vulnerabilities fixed will be released later.

Update (November 17, 2014): Moodle has now released information on the security issues fixed in the releases. Among the vulnerabilities fixed is a serious cross-scripting (XSS) vulnerability in all three versions and a serious cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the LTI module in all three versions.

Moodle 2.5.9 is the last release for the 2.5 branch and anyone running it should upgrade to a newer, supported, version.

More information is available in the release notes for 2.5.92.6.62.7.3, and 2.8.

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Support Ends for TYPO3 4.7 and 6.1

The end of support for TYPO3 4.7 and 6.1 has been announced. For those still running those versions it is recommended that they upgrade to TYPO3 6.2, which is scheduled to be supported until March of 2017.

Support for TYPO3 4.5 continues until March of next year .

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Moodle 2.4.11, 2.5.7, 2.6.4, and 2.7.1 Released; Support Ends For Moodle 2.4

Moodle 2.4.11, 2.5.7, 2.6.4, and 2.7.1 were released today. All of the releases include security fixes and all but 2.4.11 also include bug fixes. Details of the security vulnerabilities fixed will be released later.

Update (July 21, 2014): Moodle has now released information on the security issues fixed in the releases. Among the vulnerabilities fixed is a vulnerability that could lead to remote code execution, several that could allow access to server-side files, and several cross-site script (XSS) vulnerabilities.

Moodle 2.4.11 is the last release for the 2.4 branch and anyone running it should upgrade to a newer, supported, version.

More information is available in the release notes for 2.4.112.5.72.6.4, and 2.7.1.

 

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Support Ends for TYPO3 6.0

The end of support for TYPO3 6.0 has been announced. While it was scheduled to end in April one additional version, 6.0.14, was released last month. For websites still running 6.0 it is recommend to upgrade to 6.2, which is scheduled to be supported until April of 2017.

Support for TYPO3 4.5 continues until March of 2015 and support for TYPO3 4.7 continues until October.

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MediaWiki 1.23.0 Released, Support Ends For MediaWiki 1.21.x

MediaWiki 1.23.0 was released today. The new version includes improved notification, a new special page for creating “internal links to revision comparison pages”, and a typography refresh for the default Vector skin.

1.23.x is a long term support (LTS) release that is schedule to be supported until May 2017.

More information is available in the release announcement.

Support ended for MediaWiki 1.21.x at the end of May. Anyone still running 1.21.x should upgrade to a newer version. MediaWiki 1.19.x is a long term support release and is scheduled to continuing receiving updates until May of 2015.

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