January 2014 Archives

Movable Type v6.0.2

In January the 15th, 2014, Six Apart launched Movable Type v6.0.2 and with this occasion it made available also the Enterprise edition, called Movable Type Advanced (v6.0.2).

This version includes a series of improvements, from compatibility with Internet Explorer 11, to support for Microsoft IIS FastCGI, a new modifier for previous and next entries and pages which to allow one to filter these items by author, category or folder and more.

Go ahead and evaluate movable type v6.0.2 at:

Login as:
- username: demo
- password: testthis


Happy Blogging!

In November the 15th, 2013, Six Apart released a mandatory security update for movable type v5x and v6x.

The security issue that was identified and fixed is related to the Rich Text Editor present in movable type v5 and v6 which was susceptible to cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

A remote attacker could have injected JavaScript into a page or an entry from within a movable type blog or parent website.

Furthermore, that JavaScript coding could have been executed on the client browser when that page or entry would have been displayed in the Rich Text Editor.

It is strongly recommended that all installations running movable type v5.x or v6.x are upgraded to the latest release. If you need another pair of hands for upgrading your movable type installation I'm available.


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