Privacy component

A weekly office hours is held for the Privacy component every Wednesday @ 19:00 UTC.

A bugbug A bug is an error or unexpected result. Performance improvements, code optimization, and are considered enhancements, not defects. After feature freeze, only bugs are dealt with, with regressions (adverse changes from the previous version) being the highest priority. scrub is held for the Privacy component every Monday @ 15:00 UTC.

Both meetings are held in the #core-privacy room on Slack.


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92 open tickets in the Privacy component

92 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request
5.5 4 8 0
Awaiting Review 11 29 0
Future Release 9 30 1

92 open tickets. Last 7 days: -2 tickets

7 tickets that have no replies

View list on Trac

  • #46536  wp_create_user_request should sanitize the action_name using _wp_privacy_action_request_types
  • #46560  Personal Data Export email unit tests found in erasure fulfillment
  • #46619  Introduce 'Mark as Completed' action and bulk action to the privacy export requests ui administration
  • #48265  The privacy export files cleanup can run unlink on directories throwing an error.
  • #49319  Adminadmin (and super admin) triggered download of personal data export give notice of user sent link which is invalidinvalid A resolution on the bug tracker (and generally common in software development, sometimes also notabug) that indicates the ticket is not a bug, is a support request, or is generally invalid. ui
  • #49381  Add JavascriptJavaScript JavaScript or JS is an object-oriented computer programming language commonly used to create interactive effects within web browsers. WordPress makes extensive use of JS for a better user experience. While PHP is executed on the server, JS executes within a user’s browser. Documentation to privacy-tools.js javascript docs
  • #50414  Privacy policy setting page bottom, it needs to remove colon instead of Or. ui administration

12 tickets slated for 5.5

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  • #43738  Make the personal data Export/Delete functionality available in networknetwork (versus site, blog)-wide for super admins multisitemultisite Used to describe a WordPress installation with a network of multiple blogs, grouped by sites. This installation type has shared users tables, and creates separate database tables for each blog (wp_posts becomes wp_0_posts). See also network, blog, site
  • #43821  Add UXUX User experience in the Network Admin for setting a network-wide privacy policy multisite
  • #43822  Add UX in the Network Admin for exporting/anonymizing/deleting personal data across the entire network multisite
  • #43923  Add a step to the Data Removal/Erasure UX for deleting a user account
  • #43994  Help for Export/Erasure and Privacy admin pages need text and links. administration ui-copy
  • #44084  Privacy: The personal data export file should be generated in the user's localeLocale A locale is a combination of language and regional dialect. Usually locales correspond to countries, as is the case with Portuguese (Portugal) and Portuguese (Brazil). Other examples of locales include Canadian English and U.S. English.
  • #44176  Un-map Privacy Capabilities multisite
  • #44222  Add Archive state to privacy requests administration
  • #44550  The confirmaction page should also be in the user language administration
  • #46884  Add option to allow individual child-sitesite (versus network, blog) Privacy Policy pages on multisite administration multisite privacy
  • #47940  Introduce privacy tools (Export/Erasure) to the Network Admin for network-wide handling administration multisite privacy
  • #49668  Multisite: export/erase requests initiated in a sub-site should check whether the user belongs to that sub-site multisite privacy

92 open tickets

Open bugs: 24. View list on Trac

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