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

Hacker News recommend updating Google Chrome ASAP

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west uk11 August 2020.

Hacker News recommend users of Google Chrome check they are using the latest available release.

Reason: users of out of date versions are vulnerable to being hacked when they visit popular websites such as Facebook etc.

The Hacker News recommend not using Chrome to browse the web until you see it is the patched version:

  • 84.0.4147.89

or a later version.

Source: The Hacker News.

Developer announces release of OSMap 4.2.33

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west ukRelease date: 10 August 2020.

OSMap 4.2.33 is a bug fix release.

OSMap is our preferred 3rd party site map extension for the Joomla! CMS.

Accordeon Menu CK 3.0.2 is released

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Release date: 30 July 2020.

Version 3 is a major new version of this extension and will be installed alongside the existing Version 2 extension.

Version 2 was a Module - called Menu CK Accordeon.

Version 3 is a Package containing Component and Module - called Accordeon Menu CK.

Users of LITE free version will need to update this extension manually using the Extensions > Install screen of their website control panel.

Read on for some useful advice when updating Accordeon Menu CK.

Joomla! 4.0.0 Beta 3 is launched for testing

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Release date: 29 July 2020.

Beta 3 follows release of Beta 2 just one month ago and Beta 1 just two months ago.

And this release is accompanied by the release of Joomla! 3.10 Alpha 1.

Joomla! 3.10 is the jumping off point for live sites to upgrade to Joomla! 4 when the STABLE version of Joomla! 4 becomes available, which should now not be very far away!

Users of WYNCHCO Website Designs will be pleased to note that WYNCHCO Templates are ready and waiting for use with the Stable Version of Joomla! 4 when it is released.

Customers who  subscribe to one of our Joomla! CMS Support services will be at the front of the queue when we commence upgrading customer's websites.

For Joomla! CMS Support call 0161 818 8228.

Targeted Security Release announced by cPanel

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On 21 July 2020 the cPanel developer announced a Targeted Security Release to address a vulnerability in cPanel & WHM software.