Legal Obligations for logging Guest Internet Access

2020Media is a UK provider of Guest Wifi for Cafes, Coffee shops, commuwifi symbolnity spaces, campsites, small businesses and more.

If you provide guest access to the Internet, for example WiFi in your coffee shop, the question of whether you are required to register, log or retain user data (identity or usage) is a complex area, not least because there is conflicting and continuously changing information.

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CiviCRM 4.7.0 is here! | CiviCRM

Thanks to the efforts of an incredible group of contributors, the Core Team, and the financial support of members and partners, we’re pleased to announce the latest release of CiviCRM. We invite you to enjoy a host of improvements and new features only available in version 4.7.

Source: CiviCRM 4.7.0 is here! | CiviCRM

Used by nearly 11,000 organizations worldwide, CiviCRM is open source software built and supported by a generous community. Its purpose is to empower nonprofit and civic-sector organizations to achieve meaningful impact around the world.
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Volunteer Syndrome – Part One

How many times have you heard a person referred to as “just a volunteer” as though “Justa” were a first name?

This really interesting article on the nature of Volunteers does not apply just to Joomla, or indeed software – well worth a read.

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To all the professional, caring, volunteers out there – in all fields, well done!

Joomla! 3.4.6 Released

Joomla! 3.4.6 is now available. This is a security release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses a critical security vulnerability. We strongly recommend that you update your sites immediately.

Source: Joomla! 3.4.6 Released

Here is a link to the Official Announcement at Joomla.org.
If you are running Joomla 2.5.28 (which is end of life) YOU CAN STILL BE HACKED – you need to apply a community supplied patch which is going to be made available on this page

If you are running Joomla 1.5.26 (which is end of life) YOU CAN STILL BE HACKED – you need to apply a community supplied patch which is going to be made available on this page

We recommend users of Joomla consider a myJoomla.com subscription where you can find out loads about your site and its security issues.