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Security issue resolved

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#1 Vista


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Posted 10 November 2014 - 01:46 AM

There was a vulnerability discovered earlier today that could have resulted in an sql injection attack on our forums.


While waiting for the forum publisher's install to come back online, I made the decision to take these forums offline to prevent a possible issue should someone have decided to use the vulnerability to exploit the boards.


I have now been able to get access to the forums to download the patch, and can confirm we are now safe from this vulnerability.


I apologise for any inconvenience caused during the downtime, but I personally felt it was better to take the boards down rather than risk someone gaining acccess that they should not have.

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