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Wish List for 2014

December 5, 2013 Tags: preview

Wish LIst(Updated Dec 26th) As we prepare to enter 2014, Exponent CMS is growing stronger than ever.  2013 has seen the code migrating past the old 1.0 underpinnings and also added many new features!  So what will 2014 hold in store for this mighty CMS? (read more)

Cryptic Curmudgeon (v2.2.3) is Out!

November 1, 2013 Tags: release

This version implements several minor changes, so we recommend testing prior to updating a production site (see below)!  This most recent stable release has changes which include a new role for the 'create' permission and global group permissions (see article) and it also (finally) deprecates several obsolete features (see article).  Furthermore, it adds several new features and addresses several issues (see article) in previous versions. (read more)

Patch #2 Released for V2.2.2

October 25, 2013 Tags: patch, release, bugs

This is the second patch to address a bug in v2.2.2 (stable), which is now fixed.  This patch can be applied to any site already running v2.2.2 or v2.2.2patch1.  It includes all the fixes found in v2.2.2patch1  The code is already fixed in the 'master' git repo and the patch file can be downloaded from here.  The patch fixes this bug: (read more)

Possible Privacy Issue in Exponent

October 17, 2013

We've recently discovered an anomaly which might result in a loss of Privacy on an Exponent site.  Users might assume that content (modules and/or items) placed on non-public pages or in hidden modules on a public page would have restricted access and only be available to logged in users with appropriate permissions (which only seems logical).  In other words, a basic assumption that any hidden/non-public content would NOT be available to search engines like Google, and any links to such content would be unreachable (would result in a 'Not Authorized' message).  THIS IS NOT THE CASE! (read more)