The latest version of Joomla 1.5.14 is out. This contains fixes for two material bugs and one low level security issue. The best part of this release is rather than normal wait for 6-8 weeks release cycle this has been out in just 8 days. It has been advised that if core template overrides have been modified, backups must be taken before upgrading to this latest version.
Patches/ fixes released in this version:
Media Manager is broken- High Priority
Go to Media Manager in Backend:
Notice: Undefined property: MediaViewMedia::$user in
on line 64
Fatal error: Call to a member function authorize () on a non-object in
on line 64
Status:Fixed in Sub-version
TinyMCE Editor $file_browser_callback error in 1.5.13- Medium Priority
With remove Tiny Browser from TinyMCE 3.0 also need remove calling of
$file_browser_callback in initialization.
Status: Fixed in Sub- version
Core – com_mailto Timeout – Low Priority
Problem: It was possible to bypass timeout protection against sending automated emails
Affected installations: All 1.5.x installs prior to and including 1.5.13 are affected
Solution: Patches have been released from this new version wherein this problem is taken care of.