Category Archives: MediaWiki

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MediaWiki 1.19.20, 1.22.12, and 1.23.5 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.20, 1.22.12, and 1.23.5 were released yesterday. The new versions improve security by not permitting user specified CSS to be used in some locations.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.20, 1.22.12, and 1.23.5.

 

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MediaWiki 1.19.19, 1.22.11, and 1.23.4 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.19, 1.22.11, and 1.23.4 were released yesterday. The new versions include enhanced CSS filtering of SVG images for improved security. MediaWiki 1.2.3.4 also includes a couple of bug fixes.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.19, 1.22.11, and 1.23.4.

 

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MediaWiki 1.22.10 and 1.23.3 Released

MediaWiki 1.22.10 and 1.23.3 were released yesterday. The new versions fix a number of bugs.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.22.10 and 1.23.3.

 

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MediaWiki 1.19.18,1.22.9, and 1.23.2 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.18, 1.22.9, and 1.23.2 were released yesterday. The new versions include several security fixes. Version 1.22.8 and 1.23.2 also include bug fixes.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.18, 1.22.9, and 1.23.2.

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MediaWiki 1.19.17, 1.21.11, 1.22.8, and 1.23.1 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.17, 1.21.11, 1.22.7, and 1.23.1 were released yesterday. The new versions include bug fixes and a security fix that prevent SVG files from loading external resources.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.17, 1.21.11, 1.22.8, and 1.23.1.

 

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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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MediaWiki 1.19.16, 1.21.10, and 1.22.7 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.16, 1.21.10, and 1.22.7 were released yesterday. The new versions include a security fix that stops usernames from being parsed as wikitext. Mediawiki 1.21.10 and 1.22.7 also include bugfixes.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.16, 1.21.10, and 1.22.7.

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MediaWiki 1.21.9 and 1.22.6 Released

MediaWiki 1.21.9 and 1.22.6 were released yesterday. The new versions fix a cross-site scripting (XSS) security vulnerability and 1.21.9 fixes a bug that causes “pages to appear blank or with missing text” when using PCRE 8.34, which has already been fixed in the 1.19 and 1.22 series.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.21.9 and 1.22.6.

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MediaWiki 1.19.15 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.15 was released yesterday. The new version fixes a bug that causes “pages to appear blank or with missing text” when using PCRE 8.34. The 1.22 series had this bug fixed in 1.22.1, which was released in January. The 1.21 series has not been fixed yet.

 

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MediaWiki 1.19.14, 1.21.8, and 1.22.5 Released

MediaWiki 1.19.14, 1.21.8, and 1.22.5 were released yesterday. The new versions include a security enhancement – adding a CSRF token on Special:ChangePassword – and bug fixes.

More information is available in the release announcement for 1.19.14, 1.21.8, and 1.22.5.

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