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Indexing content in complex Umbraco data types

Indexing content in complex Umbraco data types

The Umbraco CMS is a very flexible and open platform for building an expressive and intuitive Content Editors interface, but sometimes that comes at a price when it comes to indexing the produced content for Lucene/Examine based searching.  A bit like looking for the needle in the haystack.

In this article, Rob takes a look at ways to clean that content up while indexing to surface keywords and presentation without any messy artifacts.

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Umbraco September 2018 Security Advisory

Umbraco September 2018 Security Advisory

Umbraco have just released a patch for an issue affecting a library used by the CMS that could lead to exposure of private information and recommends applying the patch to affected sites as soon as possible.  We look into how to determine if your site is likely to be affected, and what to do about it.

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