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Wednesday, 05 December 2001 06:00

User Group FTW For Hikashop,1.1.5,Other

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User Group FTW For Hikashop,1.1.5,Other...

 

This is not always due to a hack, mostly, it is a site administrators failure.I have had a spate of new Users appearing in my User Manager.I am the only authorised user on my sites (Super User) - so how do these idiot spammers get in; and how to block them in future? I've received email messages from my website,  telling me that a...

Thursday, 30 July 2015 15:10

What Does A Security Release Notice Look Like?

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One of the requirements to get your vulnerable extension marked as resolved is that you publish a security release announcement on your website. However we have noticed that developers often seem to have trouble with understanding what this means.

So what does it mean? We do not have a standard format for this, however we do ask that any reasonably...

Wednesday, 22 July 2015 16:05

The Perils of the Default Settings

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Recently an issue was reported to the Vulnerable Extensions List team, which affected the blogging platform for Joomla, Easy Blog. After some thought we decided that it did not fall within the normal definition of a security issue that would merit listing on the VEL. It was reported to us by a site owner whose site had been hit by an...

Sunday, 19 April 2015 15:42

Responsible disclosure

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There has a been a lot of talk recently about responsible disclosure issues especially with new developers and glory seekers. The VEL team have its own responsible disclosure code, namely that we wont list any Proof of concept or samples. we will only give the bare minimum.. All we ask is...

Thursday, 12 March 2015 04:30

VEL API /JSON released

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image Following a community member suggestion obtaining a VEL website API, Phil Taylor from Blue Flame IT donated his API/JSON script for the community use.

It is available at http://vel.myjoomla.io/ however the docs have yet to be written.

{jb_quote} This JSON is provided for free, dont abuse this by hammering it with massive of calls please. The...

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