Issue summary: It was possible to execute XSS inside CKEditor using the
<img>tag and specially crafted HTML. Please note that the default presets (Basic/Standard/Full) do not include this plugin, so you are only at risk if you made a custom build and enabled this plugin.
- #932: Introduced Easy Image feature for inserting images that are automatically rescaled, optimized, responsive and delivered through a blazing-fast CDN. Three new plugins were added to support it:
- #1338: Keystroke labels are displayed for function keys (like F7, F8).
- #643: The File Browser plugin can now upload files using XHR requests. This allows for setting custom HTTP headers using the
- #1365: The File Browser plugin uses XHR requests by default.
- #1399: Added the possibility to set
endto specify where the editor focus should be after the initialization.
- #1441: The Magic Line plugin line element can now be identified by the
- #595: Fixed: Pasting does not work on mobile devices.
- #869: Fixed: Empty selection clears cached clipboard data in the editor.
- #1419: Fixed: The Widget Selection plugin selects the editor content with the Alt+A key combination on Windows.
- #1274: Fixed: Balloon Toolbar does not match a single selected image using the
- #1232: Fixed: Balloon Toolbar buttons should be registered as focusable elements.
- #1342: Fixed: Balloon Toolbar should be re-positioned after the
- #1426: [IE8-9] Fixed: Missing Balloon Toolbar background in the Kama skin. Thanks to Christian Elmer!
- #1470: Fixed: Balloon Toolbar is not visible after drag and drop of a widget it is attached to.
- #1048: Fixed: Balloon Panel is not positioned properly when a margin is added to its non-static parent.
- #889: Fixed: Unclear error message for width and height fields in the Image and Enhanced Image plugins.
- #859: Fixed: Cannot edit a link after a double-click on the text in the link.
- #1013: Fixed: Paste from Word does not work correctly with the
- #1356: Fixed: Border parse function does not allow spaces in the color value.
- #1010: Fixed: The CSS
bordershorthand property was incorrectly expanded ignoring the
- #1535: Fixed: Widget mouseover border contrast is insufficient.
- #1516: Fixed: Fake selection allows removing content in read-only mode using the Backspace and Delete keys.
- #1570: Fixed: Fake selection allows cutting content in read-only mode using the Ctrl/Cmd + X keys.
- #1363: Fixed: Paste notification is unclear and it might confuse users.
- #1346: Balloon Toolbar context manager API is now available in the
pluginDefinition.initmethod of the requiringplugin.
- #1530: Added the possibility to use custom icons for buttons.
- Updated SCAYT (Spell Check As You Type) and WebSpellChecker plugins:
scayt_minWordLengthconfiguration option now defaults to 3 instead of 4.
- SCAYT default number of suggested words in the context menu changed to 3.
- #90: Fixed: Selection is lost on link creation if SCAYT highlights the word.
- Fixed: SCAYT crashes when the browser
- [IE11] Fixed:
Unable to get property type of undefined or null referenceerror in the browser console when SCAYT is disabled/enabled.
- #46: Fixed: Editing is blocked when remote spell checker server is offline.
- Fixed: User Dictionary cannot be created in WSC due to
You already have the dictionaryerror.
- Fixed: Words with apostrophe
'on the replacement make the WSC dialog inaccessible.
- Fixed: SCAYT/WSC causes the
Uncaught TypeErrorerror in the browser console.
- #1337: Updated the samples layout with the new CKEditor 4 logo and color scheme.
- #1591: CKBuilder and language tools are now downloaded over HTTPS. Thanks to August Detlefsen!
- #1249: Enabled the Upload Image plugin by default in standard and full presets. Also, it will no longer log an error in case of missing
- #933: Introduced Balloon Toolbar plugin.
- #662: Introduced image inlining for the Paste from Word plugin.
- #468: [Edge] Introduced support for the Clipboard API.
- #607: Manually inserted Hex color is prefixed with a hash character (
#) if needed. It ensures a valid Hex color value is used when setting the table cell border or background color with the Color Dialog window.
- #584: Font size and Family and Format drop-downs are not toggleable anymore. Default option to reset styles added.
- #856: Introduced the
CKEDITOR.tools.keystrokeToArraymethod. It converts a keystroke into its string representation, returning every key name as a separate array element.
- #1053: Introduced the
CKEDITOR.tools.object.mergemethod. It allows to merge two objects, returning the new object with all properties from both objects deeply cloned.
- #1073: Introduced the
CKEDITOR.tools.array.everymethod. It invokes a given test function on every array element and returns
trueif all elements pass the test.
- #796: Fixed: A list is pasted from OneNote in the reversed order.
- #834: [IE9-11] Fixed: The editor does not save the selected state of radio buttons inserted by the Form Elementsplugin.
- #704: [Edge] Fixed: Using Ctrl/Cmd + Z breaks widget structure.
- #591: Fixed: A column is inserted in a wrong order inside the table if any cell has a vertical split.
- #787: Fixed: Using Cut inside a nested table does not cut the selected content.
- #842: Fixed: List style not restored when toggling list indent level in the Indent List plugin.
- #711: Fixed: Dragging widgets should only work with the left mouse button.
- #862: Fixed: The "Object Styles" group in the Styles Combo plugin is visible only if the whole element is selected.
- #994: Fixed: Typo in the
CKEDITOR.focusManager.focusAPI documentation. Thanks to benjy!
- #1014: Fixed: The Table Tools Cell Properties dialog is now Advanced Content Filter aware — it is not possible to change the cell width or height if corresponding styles are disabled.
- #877: Fixed: A list with custom bullets with exotic characters crashes the editor when pasted from Word.
- #605: Fixed: Inline widgets do not preserve trailing spaces.
- #1008: Fixed: Shorthand Hex colors from the
config.colorButton_colorsoption are not correctly highlighted in the Color Button Text Color or Background Color panel.
- #1094: Fixed: Widget definition
upcastmethods are called for every element.
- #1057: Fixed: The Notification plugin overwrites Web Notifications API due to leakage to the global scope.
- #1068: Fixed: Upload widget paste listener ignores changes to the
- #921: Fixed: [Edge] CKEditor erroneously perceives internal copy and paste as type "external".
- #1213: Fixed: Multiple images uploaded using Upload Image plugin are randomly duplicated or mangled.
- #532: Fixed: Removed an outdated user guide link from the About dialog.
- #1221: Fixed: Invalid CSS loaded by Balloon Panel plugin when
config.skinis loaded using a custom path.
- #522: Fixed: Widget selection is not removed when widget is inside table cell with Table Selection plugin enabled.
- #1027: Fixed: Cannot add multiple images to the table with Table Selection plugin in certain situations.
- #1069: Fixed: Wrong shape processing by Paste from Word plugin.
- #995: Fixed: Hyperlinked image gets inserted twice by Paste from Word plugin.
- #1287: Fixed: Widget plugin throws exception if included in editor build but not loaded into editor's instance.
- #1097: Widget
upcastmethods are now called in the widget definition's context.
- #1118: Added the
showoption in the
balloonPanel.attachmethod, allowing to attach a hidden Balloon Panelinstance.
- #1145: Added the
skipNotificationsoption to the
CKEDITOR.fileTools.uploadWidgetDefinition, allowing to switch off default notifications displayed by upload widgets.
- #568: Added possibility to adjust nested editables' filters using the
- #554: Fixed:
changeevent not fired when typing the first character after pasting into the editor. Thanks to Daniel Miller!
- #566: Fixed: The CSS
bordershorthand property with zero width (
border: 0px solid #000;) causes the table to have the border attribute set to 1.
- #779: Fixed: The Remove Format plugin removes elements with language definition inserted by the Languageplugin.
- #423: Fixed: The Paste from Word plugin pastes paragraphs into the editor even if
CKEDITOR.config.enterModeis set to
- #719: Fixed: Image inserted using the Enhanced Image plugin can be resized when the editor is in read-only mode.
- #577: Fixed: The "Delete Columns" command provided by the Table Tools plugin throws an error when trying to delete columns.
- #867: Fixed: Typing into a selected table throws an error.
- #817: Fixed: The Save plugin does not work in Source Mode.
- Updated the WebSpellChecker plugin:
- #40: Fixed: IE10 throws an error when spell checking is started.
- #800: Added the
CKEDITOR.dom.selection.isCollapsedmethod which is a simpler way to check if the selection is collapsed.
- #830: Added an option to define which dialog tab should be shown by default when creating