[AWFFULL] Announcing AWFFull v3.7.4
steve at stedee.id.au
Mon May 7 22:19:18 EST 2007
Bad News with this release. As seen earlier with Héctor's email re
Search Strings, there is a nasty Security/exploitable bug in previous
versions of AWFFull.
The problem appears to only manifest itself if you use the All Search
Terms report: "AllSearchStr yes" in your config.
Basically, '<' characters are not being stripped. Fault is my own and is
courtesy via the move to using PCRE's.
Nothing like shifting vast quantities of dirt and rubbish to free the
mind for thinking on weird problems. 3 cubic metres if anyone cares. And
still have more to go... :-)
The other fixes are:
* Add Andreas' German Translation updates which I managed to miss
several months ago.
Naughty Steve. For future reference to all and sundry - if I do appear
to have missed a fix or problem - email me with an impolite Nag. I won't
* Also from Andreas is a fix to sample.conf for MSIE 7 detection in the
* Last, to satisfy a very odd bug that Aleks was getting with Fonts
under Debian stable, the ability to ./configure override the fonts to
use. Seemed to make more sense to set this at compile time, vs config
file. Open to discussion on this one.
In other news, 3.8.1 is finally approaching completion. I'm actually
using it at work with no noticed problems. Mainly getting the docco
finalised. Still. :-)
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