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:

Components

Media Manager is broken- High Priority

Details:

Go to Media Manager in Backend:

Notice: Undefined property: MediaViewMedia::$user in
Z:homej1513.comwwwadministratorcomponentscom_mediaviewsmediatmpldefault.php
on line 64

Fatal error: Call to a member function authorize () on a non-object in
Z:homej1513.comwwwadministratorcomponentscom_mediaviewsmediatmpldefault.php
on line 64

Status:Fixed in Sub-version

Plugins

TinyMCE Editor $file_browser_callback error in 1.5.13- Medium Priority

Details:

With remove Tiny Browser from TinyMCE 3.0 also need remove calling of
$file_browser_callback in initialization.

Status: Fixed in Sub- version

Security

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.

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