TYPO3 Security Bulletins

In today’s exciting episode of Application, the TYPO3 Community Podcast, you’ll hear the second part of a conversation I had with Volker Graubaum. We learn about TYPO3’s ability to be headless before it was cool, how Volker uses “community and market listening” to guide TYPO3, and how good storytelling can help you break into new markets.
The TYPO3 Association’s Policy for Committees and Official Teams outlines the structure for teams, committees, and initiatives so that members can officially contribute to TYPO3.
Today’s episode of Application, the TYPO3 Community Podcast, features Volker Graubaum, the Chief Product Officer of TYPO3. Volker sees his role as CPO as being responsible for, as he puts it, “the product TYPO3.” We get into the idea of community software and a community product, his vision for serving the TYPO3 community, and how he is working with Benni Mack (and all of us) as a market tester and solution promoter, “to bring focus to further development.”
Silver, Gold, and Platinum members of the TYPO3 Association now receive credits and a free business account at SkillDisplay.eu to manage, track and verify internal skills and optimize preparation for certifications.
The version 10.4.15 of the TYPO3 Enterprise Content Management System has just been released.
Patrick Gaumond was elected to the Board with three reelected veterans. Daniel Fau and Edward Lenssen are joining veteran Ingo Schmitt in the Business Control Committee. Congratulations!
One of the goals of the TYPO3 Association is to safeguard our brand, TYPO3. We run an active program to advise community members about the usage of our brand, and take action when we see misuse of the trademark.

TYPO3 Mentorship Program 2021

5 April 2021, 10:00 pm

The aim of the TYPO3 International Mentorship Program is to expand the reach of TYPO3 CMS, to grow the community and market. The coordinating committee conducted a successful pilot program in 2020, supporting young web developers from five countries to make their first steps into the TYPO3 world.
This year, a special interest group was formed to update screenshots in the official TYPO3 documentation. Updating screenshots manually is tedious and boring. This article explains the really cool automatic solution we have devised, and we’re looking for people to help us make it even better.
Today we speak with Sybille Peters, a Germany-based developer who’s responsible for the web presence at the University of Oldenburg. She is also very active on the TYPO3 Community Documentation Team. We talk about the joys of open source community, contribution, and collaboration in the TYPO3 community, her favorite features TYPO3 has to offer, and improvements for developers in the future. Please note, there are small sound quality issues in this episode that we apologize for.
In 2020—we, as the Marketing Team—decided and announced that we wanted to focus on creating a variety of fact and figure-based materials, which should help agencies sell TYPO3 better. Our biggest project was to create the Comparison Cards, comparing TYPO3 to the most popular alternatives on the market.
The TYPO3 Documentation Team is continuously working on improving the TYPO3 documentation—keeping it up to date, finding new and better ways to document and—equally important—removing outdated information.
By night, Andri Steiner is the TYPO3 Server Team Lead, where he focuses on hosting and configuring servers, and keeping the community’s digital infrastructure up-(to-date) and running. By day, he’s a CTO and Partner at Ops One, living and working in Zürich, Switzerland, where, he says, “We do our own web applications, like backends for mobile apps, or usual websites or whatever our customers want us for.”

TYPO3 General Assembly 2021

22 March 2021, 11:00 pm

Be part of an important moment in the democratic life of the TYPO3 project. The next TYPO3 General Assembly will be held on 13 April, 2021. Due to the Corona situation, this year again the General Assembly will be a full online event.
Open source CMS communities like TYPO3 are working with the eco Association to improve security for commercial and private websites.
Mathias Schreiber’s journey to become the CEO of the TYPO3 GmbH was not especially purposeful, but that’s part of what makes it so fascinating. He talks about how he first became aware of TYPO3, participating in the open source community, his abrupt transition to CEO, and the values that guide the TYPO3 GmbH today.
The version 9.5.26 of the TYPO3 Enterprise Content Management System has just been released.
The versions 11.1.1, 10.4.14, 9.5.25, 8.7.40, 7.6.51, 6.2.57 of the TYPO3 Enterprise Content Management System have just been released.
Every year we are re-evaluating the Core Mergers positions, and open up for new people to join the efforts of driving TYPO3 Core’s development further. And 2021 could be your year to join?

Come On, Join CoCoMOn

14 March 2021, 5:04 pm

Start spreading the news and guide agencies all the way from hearing about TYPO3 for the first time to delivering their first client website. The Collaborative Communication, Marketing, and Onboarding (CoCoMOn) project is here!
The nomination phase for the upcoming elections to the TYPO3 Association Board and Business Control Committee (BCC) ended a couple of days ago and we’re happy to present the candidates. Thank you to everyone who has agreed to run for office!
As we cover in Part 1, Benni Mack has been working with TYPO3 since 2007, and he’s currently the TYPO3 Core Development Lead. He also co-founded b13, based in Stuttgart, Germany, which builds web-based solutions for customers around the world using open source technologies like TYPO3.
Benni Mack has been working with TYPO3 since 2007, and he’s currently the TYPO3 Core Development Lead. He also co-founded b13, based in Stuttgart, Germany, which builds web-based solutions for customers around the world using open source technologies like TYPO3.

TYPO3 Version 11.1—Shields Up

23 February 2021, 9:00 am

Ground control to flight commander: raise your shields and activate MFA! We are pleased to announce TYPO3 version 11.1—with multi-factor authentication built into the TYPO3 Core, and some great usability improvements of the backend user interface. Read on to learn more about the second sprint release of the v11 series.
The version 10.4.13 of the TYPO3 Enterprise Content Management System has just been released.
Meet Patrick Gaumond, Technical Lead of Québec.ca, the government website of the French-speaking Canadian province and the entire population’s official source for Covid-19-related information. During the pandemic, the site’s been handling a million or more hits a day with no downtime at all. Patrick has been proudly flying the TYPO3 flag since 2003, and today we talk about why he’s chosen to stay with it all this time.
In 2021 four positions on the Board of the TYPO3 Association will be re-elected. In addition, there are three positions on the Business Control Committee (BCC) up for re-election.
You might not have heard about us, therefore let me share the goal and initial idea of this story, before providing an overview of the results from last year.
The newly released TYPO3 Guidebook can lend your next few Meetups some structure. Hands-on tutorials and a complete overview of TYPO3 make for great group discussion touchpoints, so think about introducing the TYPO3 Guidebook to your community. Discount codes are available, too!
A special year comes to an end. The typo3.org Team can look back on a good year, as many projects and tasks were completed, even though there was only one in-person Team Sprint.