MODX: Designing a Web Site

Contents Templates Template Variables Snippets Snippet: “Wayfinder” — Creating Navigation Menus Snippet: “Ditto” — Using Data from other Pages Snippet: “Breadcrumbs” Snippet: “eForm” Chunks Plugins Plugin: “PHx” — Extensible Placeholders Plugin: “Page TOC Generator” Templates In the MODx manager interface, go to Resources > Manage Resources > Templates to create or modify templates. Every page … Continue reading “MODX: Designing a Web Site”

MODX: Getting Started

Overview of the Interface Editing Pages Creating New Pages Other Features The George Mason University School of Law uses a web content management system called MODX. MODX allows for template-driven web sites with a great deal of flexibility, and easy editing from anywhere using a web browser. There is no need to install HTML editing … Continue reading “MODX: Getting Started”

MODX Evo AjaxSearch Vulnerability

Issue: The AjaxSearch component distributed with all versions of MODX Evolution (and 0.9.x) contains a vulnerability that allows remote code execution. Resolved: Deleted index-ajax.php and removed AjaxSearch plugin and snippets.

Forgot Manager Login Upgrade and Disabled

Security note from MODX: The Forgot Manager Login plugin distributed with all versions of MODX Evolution (and 0.9.x) contains a vulnerability that allows users to gain unauthorized access to the MODX Manager. Action: Upgrade Forgot Manager Login to version 1.1.4 and also disabled the plug in.