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MODX Cloud Security Update: MySQL Password Reset

Jay Gilmore

Late last week we discovered a security vulnerability that could have potentially allowed an attacker to use a malicious PHP script to access and view MySQL passwords stored on the MODX Cloud platforms. We found no evidence of intrusion or access of this information. To ensure the security and to protect your websites we have regenerated new passwords and updated your software and MySQL databases.

Free Access to MODX Weekend 2014 Videos for All

Jay Gilmore Nov 26

Today, modmore, host of MODX Weekend in Zeist, the Netherlands, this past September, announced that they have neared their financial target and have made all 19 videos from MODX Weekend available, for free. Now everyone can dig into all the deep topics covered and get a taste of 2014's only MODX Conference.

Agency Answers Why they Choose MODX over WordPress

Jay Gilmore Nov 18

The team at Yoto Creative answers the questions why they choose MODX over WordPress for their client sites.

Evolution 1.0.15 Important Security Update and 100+ Changes

Jay Gilmore Nov 06

This release of MODX Evolution includes more than 100 fixes and improvements. It also includes fixes for two critical security vulnerabilities.

Jason Coward: Why PhpStorm is His IDE of Choice

Jay Gilmore Oct 27

Over on his blog, MODX co-founder and Chief Architect, Jason (opengeek) Coward, shares why PhpStorm is his PHP IDE of choice. If you're looking for a serious development IDE for PHP, check out his post and test drive PhpStorm.

3 Awesome Newsletters for Web Devs and Designers

Jay Gilmore Oct 27

If you're like me, you love to keep on top of what's happening in web development. These three email newsletters offer some serious goodies covering topics including: responsive web design, web standards, usability, JS, performance and much more.

Revolution 2.2.16 Fixes Password Reset

Jay Gilmore Oct 24

We have released Revolution 2.2.16. This patch release fixes password reset functionality.

Revolution 2.3.2—Lots of Little Fixes Add Up

Jay Gilmore

Today we released Revolution 2.3.2. This patch release includes dozens of fixes and improvements along with a fix to prevent low-risk cross site scripting (XSS).

3 Ways to Tell if Content is Cacheable

YJ Tso

Common misconceptions about "uncacheable" and "dynamic" website content.

A Weekend in Zeist at MODX Weekend

Jay Gilmore

Over the weekend of September 19 to 21, modmore founder, Mark Hamstra, hosted the first ever MODX Weekend in Zeist, (near Utrecht) in the Netherlands. Fifty attendees from around the world to connect with and learn from other MODX professionals. It sounds like it was a successful event by any standard. Read all about MODX Weekend 2014.