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Opened 10 months ago

Last modified 10 months ago

#5666 new defect

Contributed Plugins/Themes security advisory news feed

Reported by: sandykadam Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Component: General Keywords:


Hi There,

It would be great if we can have news feed for any security advisories or releases on security issues of plugins/themes so that it will help developers to know.

There is similar to what Drupal.org does for any user contributed modules/themes - https://www.drupal.org/security/contrib

Thanks & regards,

Change History (1)

#1 @williampatton
10 months ago

Plugin and Theme security issues are not announced or shared out by teams on .org. Other services have that handled pretty well already.

Personally, I feel like having a feed to announce things like this in plugins and themes would just shame authors and cause alarm without bringing much gain for users.

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