The Drupal.org team recently released version 7.28 for the Drupal core platform.
Drupal 7.28 is a maintenance update only. There are no security fixes in this update. It focuses on addressing bug fixes and several small API and feature improvements. Note that the official release statement
points to a known issue where changes made to the Update Manager module “may lead to performance slowdowns in certain cases.”
This version also rolls in the recent Drupal security updates to the 7x and 6x versions as well. Drupal versions 7.27 and 6.31 addressed several critical security vulnerabilities that were fixed by the Drupal Security Team. For more information on the security issues that were addressed in those updates, please read our news item
For more information on Drupal 7.28, you can read the official release from the Drupal.org team here
. If you would like to dive deeper into the changelog, you can see a full list of changes post-7.27 by consulting the extended release notes record here
As always, if you have any questions about setting up your own site’s updates, don’t hesitate to call a member of our support team. And if you’d prefer to let us completely handle your site upgrade, we’ll be happy to help.