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04.10.14

CMS News: WordPress, Drupal, and More

Posted in News Roundup at 4:10 am by Dr. Roy Schestowitz

WordPress

  • WordPress Customers Receive Automatic Security Updates

    WordPress blogs around the world began to receive an automatic security update late on April 8 to fix security vulnerabilities. The WordPress 3.8.2 and 3.7.2 updates each provide five security fixes, as well as multiple non-security bug updates.

  • WordPress 3.8.2 Security Release
  • Open Source WordPress 3.9 Now at Beta 2

    The next major release of the widely deployed open source WordPress blogging and content management system software is continuing to mature. The WordPress 3.9 beta 2 is now available, providing a long list of changes. The WordPress 3.8 release debuted back in December of 2013.

Drupal

  • Angie Byron on Drupal 8 out of the box

    Opensource.com community manager Jason Hibbets interviewed Angie Byron, a Drupal core co-maintainer, about the latest version of this open source content management system.

  • Acquia’s Dries Buytaert: It’s open-source software that’ll eat the world

    Expect a larger portion of software innovation to come from the world of open source in the future, says Dries Buytaert, original creator of Drupal and co-founder of Acquia. While open source once drew its appeal from being free, now it’s the quality of the software projects — which draw on the skills of huge numbers of contributors — that attracts businesses and developers to use it, he said.

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