Roadmap for OXID eShop UTF-8 support, import from XTC and osCommerce, and more

We’re happy to inform you about some exciting new features that will be included in the upcoming version of OXID eShop, such as UTF-8 support, automated data import for XTC and osCommerce.

ERP connector to actindo for OXID eShop Community Edition for free

Users of the OXID eShop Community Edition now have the opportunity to use the connector for free, which gives access to the professional actindo ERP system family.

The actindo GmbH, who provides the connector, will give detailed presentations at CeBIT hall 5, at stand A-58-12!

Security Hotfix: Specially crafted parameter can lead to unauthorized administrative access to shop backend

Within a regular security audit, we encountered a security issue where specially crafted parameters can lead to unauthorized administrative access to the shop backend. All OXID eShop editions version 4 are affected.

Gate2Shop payment module available for OXID now

A couple of days ago, Oliver announced a new payment module for OXID eShop – all editions – in our forums (German):

Powered by OXID eShop: EDEKA24 and EWORLD24

The Edeka Group is one of the largest German supermarket corporations, currently holding a market share of 26%.

How to Extend OXID eShop With Modules (Part 1)

In this first post about extending OXID eShop with custom functionality, I’ll introduce to you the concept of an OXID module as well as the first basic steps of programming a module.