Working around Joomla’s broken extensions updater

If you tried to update our software and got a 403, we have two workarounds for you. 

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About our FOF and FEF frameworks and their future

Your Joomla sites may have multiple versions of FOF and FEF installed. This article explains what they are and what you should do with them.

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Advice for installation problems with March 2021 releases of our Joomla software

There has been a number of reported issues regarding the installation of Akeeba Backup 8, Admin Tools 6 and Akeeba Ticket System 4. In this article we will tell you how to address them and why they happened (if you are curious).

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Our PRNG is not vulnerable, but we are replacing it anyway

Today Joomla released a new version patching what they called a vulnerability. They said that it (also) affects FOF, our backend framework. However, what they addressed is not really a vulnerability. We had already explained the how and why to the Joomla Security Strike Team (JSST) since January 27th at 12:11 PM EET. Half an hour later we were told in no uncertain terms that it will still be considered a vulnerability. We strongly oppose incorrect information and would like to set the record straight.

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Joomla! 4 support is back to experimental status

Joomla! 4 is likely to move from Bootstrap 4 to 5 – right when it’s about to emit its first Release Candidate. Bootstrap 5 is itself in beta. Considering the uncertainty this brings we downgrade our J4 support to experimental effective immediately and until further notice. (UPDATED)

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