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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New update sites for free of charge software

Today we have published releases for all of our public, free of charge software. All of that software now uses a new update site location. The previous update site, hosted on GitHub, no longer works. You will need to update your software manually.

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Installation errors on Akeeba Backup 7.2.x, Admin Tools 5.7.x and Akeeba Ticket System 3.4.x

We are aware that you may receive an error when installing Akeeba Backup 7.2.x, Admin Tools 5.7.x or Akeeba Ticket System 3.4.x when you have an earlier version of any of our Joomla extensions installed on your site and a system plugin of said extension enabled on your site. This is a chicken and egg issue.

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Service Interruption Scheduled for March 5, 2020

Our hosting provider will be migrating our site to a new server on March 5th, 2020. There will be a temporary service interruption during that time. Please read on for detailed information.

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