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Drupal Association blog: Help Support the Drupal Association: Stay at Official DrupalCon Hotels

16 Feb 2022

With DrupalCon North America coming up in two months, now is the time to make arrangements for your stay in beautiful Portland, Oregon! When you’re booking your hotel, we ask you to book through the official DrupalCon Hotel Portal. When the Drupal Association signed contracts for our forthcoming... Drupal 6 core security update for SA-CORE-2022-003

16 Feb 2022

As you may know, Drupal 6 has reached End-of-Life (EOL) which means the Drupal Security Team is no longer doing Security Advisories or working on security patches for Drupal 6 core or contrib modules - but the Drupal 6 LTS vendors are and we're one of them!Today, there is a Critical security...

Security advisories: Drupal core - Moderately critical - Information disclosure - SA-CORE-2022-004

16 Feb 2022

Project: Drupal coreDate: 2022-February-16Security risk: Moderately critical 12∕25 AC:None/A:User/CI:Some/II:None/E:Theoretical/TD:DefaultVulnerability: Information disclosureDescription: The Quick Edit module does not properly check entity access in some circumstances....

Security advisories: Drupal core - Moderately critical - Improper input validation - SA-CORE-2022-003

16 Feb 2022

Project: Drupal coreDate: 2022-February-16Security risk: Moderately critical 14∕25 AC:Basic/A:None/CI:Some/II:Some/E:Theoretical/TD:UncommonVulnerability: Improper input validationDescription: Drupal core's form API has a vulnerability where certain contributed or custom...

Community Working Group posts: Community Working Group Virtual Office Hours - Open to All!

16 Feb 2022

The Drupal Community Working Group (CWG) is holding open office hours on Thursday, March 3 1700-1800 UTC. This live online gathering will provide all members of the Drupal community with the opportunity to ask questions, hear about current efforts, and find out how to get involved. The CWG is...

Web Wash: How to Print Variables using Devel and Kint in Drupal

16 Feb 2022

As a Drupal developer, you will often want to inspect variables in your modules or themes to view the actual values. PHP has default functions such as var_dump() and print_r() that will print all the information but it’s not very intuitive nor printed in an easy to understand way. In most...

Gbyte blog: Index Drupal 9 pages with IndexNow using Simple XML sitemap

15 Feb 2022

Bing 410 Gone Microsoft recently killed their search engine's public API responsible for accepting sitemap ping requests (those where you let search engines know your XML sitemap's content has changed). They did so completely unannounced leading to logs filling up and users unsurprisingly assuming...

Specbee: Everything you need to know about Website Accessibility

15 Feb 2022

Everything you need to know about Website Accessibility Subramanyam 15 Feb, 2022 Every user who visits your website should have the right to a comprehensible user experience, no matter their...

Promet Source: How Higher Ed Sites are Holding Up to New Demands

15 Feb 2022

The pandemic has accelerated digital disruption in every sector, and possibly none more so than higher education. Faced with expectations to pivot on a moments notice with websites that need to do more heavy lifting than ever before, colleges and universities are taking a closer look at the...

Morpht: Boost Drupal SEO with FAQPages

14 Feb 2022

Boost your Drupal SEO rankings by adopting a question and answer format for your content and utilising FAQPage markup.