Tag Archives: security

Elgg: Protecting Upgrade.php

What is upgrade.php?  Upgrade.php is a file that flushes the cache that elgg uses. It runs code and database upgrades. By default, in any regular Elgg install, anyone can run …

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Backing Up view_paths

There was a major update on the Elgg platform. The new version, Elgg 1.7.4, has some major security changes and enhacements. Their community provides OpenGL plugins that anyone can use …

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Protecting Your Elgg Site

Some people are telling Elgg users to disable a plugin called “HTMLAWED plugin” ( a plugin that comes as default in every Elgg install) so that they can embed content. This …

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