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DotNetNuke 6.1.2/5.6.6 Released

DNNProductsI’m pleased to announce that DotNetNuke 6.1.2 and 5.6.6 are officially released. These maintenance releases contain several updates which further emphasizes our commitment to security and overall quality of DotNetNuke 6.  We will continue to release maintenance updates as needed while we continue to see more users make the transition from older versions of DotNetNuke.   

As a reminder, we are in the process of doing some housekeeping in our bug tracking system.  I encourage you to take a few minutes to read the message on the main page of  Moving forward, the Quality Assurance and Product Management teams will be more proactive in responding to submitted issues.  If an issue you submitted was closed and you feel it is still valid for DotNetNuke 6 please don’t hesitate to reopen the issue with additional comments. 

Below is a summary of the major changes for this release.  For more information about a specific issue please refer to the official change log.

Major Highlights

  • Added a date picker control to prevent users from entering the wrong date format when assigning security roles to users
  • Fixed issue with deleting the homepage of secondary languages when using Content Localization
  • Fixed issue with SSL and popups that caused the website to load in Popup
  • Fixed issue when using Windows authentication after upgrading to DNN 6.0
  • Fixed RadEditor Localization issue
  • Fixed issue with the sitemap generating TabId's instead of friendly URL's
  • Fixed issue in Site Settings that prevented admins from updating fields
  • Fixed Ribbon Bar issue related to apostrophe in Localization
  • Fixed XHTML Compatibility issues in SkinController.cs
  • Removed hard coded settings from the Banner SkinObject

Security Updates

  • Fixed issue where setting up a site with insufficient permissions would show an unauthorized access error.
  • Fixed issue where cached failed passwords could theoretically be retrieved from browser cache.

Updated Modules

  • File Manager Module
  • HTML Editor Module
  • Newsletter Module
  • Banners Module

Updated Providers

  • RadEditor Provider


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