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Opened 4 years ago

Closed 4 years ago

#51341 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Adding the epub/other ebook file formats to accepted file types (needs research)

Reported by: inaikem's profile inaikem Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
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Component: Media Keywords:
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I'd like to open a discussion about adding .epub, .mobi and other ebook file formats to our accepted file list.

Following an internal discussion, I understand that on a technical level, it is trivial to add them to the accepted list (great!) However, I'd like to know what work needs to be done in advance to assess potential security risks?

Is there any context behind the exclusion of these formats in the past that still applies today?

Change History (1)

#1 @SergeyBiryukov
4 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Media
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed

Hi there, welcome to WordPress Trac! Thanks for the ticket.

This was previously suggested in #27063. Let's continue the discussion there to keep it in one place.

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