SugarCRM 6.5.17 Patch List

SugarCRM Released the first patch in since 20 October 2013 for 6.5 on 23 June 2014. The release notes detailed a security patch which all users should install, but did not detail anything further. Here at provident we dug into the patch, and here is a more detailed list of the changes: Module scanner now blocks two additional functions:  simplexml_load_file, & simplexml_load_string JS Security Fix in Emails –  changing AJAX call from GET to POST XML Handling – Additional error handling and libxml_disable_entity_loader is now set to true Users module – Additional checking on un-authorised access to other users profile, plus …

SugarCRM 6.5.16 Patch List

SugarCRM Release 6.5.16 over a year ago, however a number of people have contact us looking for the detail of what bugs etc were fixed in 6.5.16. The Key new features in 6.5.16 are: Ordering of users names in Assigned to field: The Assigned to field in advanced search now lists users names in order for non-English languages. Quarterly options added to report filter for Date fields : This quarter, Last quarter, and Next quarter options are now available to select when defining report filters using Date type fields. Spellcheck for emails in Firefox : Browser-based spellcheck is now available in the TinyMCE editor …

KReporter Support for Microsoft SQL Server and PostgreSQL

Provident are delighted to announce Deployment of KReporter into one of our Large Enterprise Finiancial Services Clients.   As part of our Port to Microsoft SQL Server (including Slave Database reporting), we have also added support for PostgreSQL. Following up on KReporter support for Oracle database in 2013, this brings the supported list of databases to: [list type=”circle”]Microsoft SQL Server (2005, 2008, 2008 R2 and 2012)[/list] [list type=”circle”]Oracle[/list] [list type=”circle”]PostgreSQL[/list] [list type=”circle”]MySQL[/list] Provident also support deployments in mixed environments, e.g: MSSQL Backend Database, and Linux Webserver (using FreeTDS Driver), all these environments are supported in all editions (Ultimate, Enterprise, Professional …