TYPO3 4.7.20

Release Notes

Version 4.7.20

This version is not supported anymore.

The TYPO3 CMS community supported from 2012-04-23 until 2012-11-27. Extended security & compatibility support (ELTS) expired on 2015-11-27.

Please consider updating to a newer version.

Release Notes for TYPO3 CMS 4.7.20

This document contains information about TYPO3 CMS 4.7.20 which was released on October 22nd, 2014.


This release is a combined bug fix and security release.


Due to security issues found in the TYPO3 CMS Core, there was a combined release of TYPO3 CMS 4.5.37, 4.7.20, 6.1.12 and 6.2.6.\ Find more details in the security bulletin: <https://typo3.org/teams/security/security-bulletins/typo3-core/typo3-core-sa-2014-002/&gt;



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The usual upgrading procedure applies. No database updates are necessary.


Here is a list of what was fixed since [4.7.19](TYPO3_CMS_4.7.19 "wikilink"):

2014-10-22  6b61880                  [RELEASE] Release of TYPO3 4.7.20 (TYPO3 Release Team)
2014-10-22  727258f  #62357          [SECURITY] Fix DoS in openid (Markus Klein)
2014-10-22  313c4bb  #59573          [SECURITY] Fix RCE in swiftmailer (Helmut Hummel)
2014-08-23  aec409c  #60199          [BUGFIX] Collect correct information on elements in page (Jigal van Hemert)
2014-07-08  c409513  #48939,#49055   [BUGFIX] Movements pollute colPos value of content elements (Nicole Cordes)
2014-06-29  b0033d1                  [TASK] Improve travis notifications to channels (Helmut Hummel)
2014-06-05  f731fc3  #59059          [BUGFIX] New content elements are always stored on pid 0 (Markus Klein)
2014-06-03  d9d2dd1  #59034          [BUGFIX] Fix double ? in eID url for encryption key (Markus Klein)
2014-05-22  854cca5                  [TASK] Set TYPO3 version to 4.7.20-dev (TYPO3 Release Team)