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Latest news about the Joomla! CMS for JOOMLERS across Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, North West England & the UK.

Microsoft announce Windows 10 Security Update

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 14 January 2020.

Microsoft have released a Security Update to resolve a critical vulnerability in Windows 10.

If you use the Windows 10 operating system, you need to update it right away.

By the way, we first heard of this important news when we received the latest bulletin from The Hacker News.

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JCE Content Editor 2.8.3 Released

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 15 January 2020.

JCE v2.8.3 is the most recent bug fix release following the launch on 20 November 2019 of the 2.8 version.

It includes some additional new features, including:

  • Direct Upload in the Media Field, and
  • Template Framework Style Sheet Support.

Before updating your existing JCE Content Editor we recommend that you refer to the developer's Release Notes.

Firefox Under 0-Day Attack: Update your browser NOW

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 9 January 2020.

Firefox today released a Critical Patch to address a critical zero-day vulnerability in its browsing software.

If you use the Firefox web browser, you need to update it right now.

Do NOT use a version of Firefox earlier than 72.0.1.

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Akeeba Admin Tools 5.5.0 Bug Fix Release

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 3 January 2020.

Admin Tools v5.5.0 is a Bug Fix Release.

It also removes all Geographic IP (GeoIP) features from Akeeba Admin Tools. See below.

Akeeba Admin Tools is our preferred Web Application Firewall.

The developer only officially supports using Admin Tools with the latest release of Joomla! 3.9.

Older versions of Joomla! have known major security issues which are being actively exploited by hackers.

So if you are concerned about security, check you are using the latest available release of Joomla! before you install Admin Tools.

JW release AllVideos 5.2.0

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Release date: 20 December 2019.

JW AllVideos 5.2.0 is a bug fix release.

The latest release also improves compatibility with PHP 7.4.

More details in the developer's Release Notes - see below.

Not yet tried using AllVideos?

AllVideos offers a great way to publish externally hosted multimedia content in your website.