UBC Blogs updated to 4.2.2

WordPress 4.2.2 fixes a cross-site scripting vulnerability contained in an HTML file shipped with recent Genericons packages included in the Twenty Fifteen theme as well as a number of popular plugins by removing the file. The release also includes hardening for a potential cross-site scripting vulnerability when using the Visual editor. In addition to the […]

UBC Blogs now running 4.2 “Powell”

Enjoy! **Note 4.2.1 was the update which covers an important security update.

UBC Blogs updated to 4.1.2

UBC Blogs was updated to 4.1.2 this was a critical security release more details here.

UBC Blogs Updated to 4.1.1

UBC Blogs has been updated to WordPress 4.1.1. This maintenance release fixes 21 bugs in version 4.1. https://wordpress.org/news/2015/02/wordpress-4-1-1/

How do I add a user updated

Adding Students to Your Course Blog updated. See the update now >

Adding Students to Your Course Blog

Adding Students to Your Course Blog documentation updated. See the update >

UBC Blogs Updated WordPress 4.1 “Dinah”

Just in time for term two. UBC Blogs is now running 4.1. Version 4.1 of WordPress, named “Dinah” in honor of jazz singer Dinah Washington, is now running UBC Blogs. New features in WordPress 4.1 help you focus on your writing, and the new default theme lets you show it off in style. More info […]

UBC Blogs has switched to CAS Authentication

For those noticing a different CWL login page it is because we have switched to CAS Authentication from Auth2. The big change to end users will be the bypass of the account creation process seen previously and more of a streamlined single sign on like behaviour. If you experience problems please contact blog.support@ubc.ca .

UBC Blogs Updated to 4.0.1

UBC Blogs was updated to 4.0.1 . The 4.0x series is named “Benny”. Please watch the release video to see what new features are available in 4.0 If you experience any problems please contact weblogsupport@ubc.ca

UBC Blogs Maintenance

UBC Blogs will be undergoing planned maintenance at 1am Friday 12th September 2014 and 6AM Friday September 12th 2014. Each instance should last for approximately 30 minutes. Thank you for your patience during these times.