Sliders 7.6.2 SECURITY FIX issued by Regular Labs

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Sliders 7.6.2 is a SECURITY FIX release.

The developer states that this release fixes a "potential security issue concerning cross site scripting via editor button popup".

NOTE: The developer has released this security fix for other extensions in its portfolio. 

If you use SLIDERS then you should install this update without delay.

Not yet tried using SLIDERS?

Give it a try.

Sliders offer a great way to pack lots of information into an Article without overwhelming the reader.

And improve the experience of users on mobile devices.

Regular Labs are really proactive, hence this fix for a POTENTIAL security issue!

Two things to note

Sliders 7.0.0 onwards will not work with PHP versions earlier than PHP 5.4.

Sliders 7.3.0 onwards will not work with Joomla! versions prior to Joomla! 3.7.

Always use the latest available release of the Joomla! CMS.

Which version of PHP should you use?

PHP 7.1.

Upgrade to Joomla! 3.8 (or later) and PHP 7.1 without delay.

Joomla! 3.7 (and earlier) will not work with PHP 7.1.

Read more: Regular Labs Sliders Plugin Release Notes.


Back up before updating any 3rd party Joomla! extension

Any update can break your website.

Perform a FULL backup of your website (database and files) before installing any update.

Read more: How to back up your website.

Read more: How to manage 3rd party extensions.


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