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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95 open tickets in the Privacy component

95 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request
5.6 5 8 3
Awaiting Review 10 25 0
Future Release 9 34 1

95 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

5 tickets that have no replies

View list on Trac

  • #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 administration ui-copy
  • #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

16 tickets slated for 5.6

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  • #43437  Add way for registered users to request deletion or anonymization of their private data
  • #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
  • #43856  Include submitter IP details in password reset emails? 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.
  • #44314  `user_confirmed_action_email_content` filterFilter Filters are one of the two types of Hooks They provide a way for functions to modify data of other functions. They are the counterpart to Actions. Unlike Actions, filters are meant to work in an isolated manner, and should never have side effects such as affecting global variables and output. run on two different strings
  • #44354  Improve `WP_Privacy_Requests_Table` to manage columns administration
  • #46079  Replace link text. ui-copy
  • #46536  wp_create_user_request should sanitize the action_name using _wp_privacy_action_request_types
  • #49319  Admin triggered download of personal data export give notice of user sent link which is invalid ui administration ui-copy
  • #49668  Multisite: export/erase requests initiated in a sub-site should check whether the user belongs to that sub-site multisite privacy
  • #51092  Create a JSONJSON JSON, or JavaScript Object Notation, is a minimal, readable format for structuring data. It is used primarily to transmit data between a server and web application, as an alternative to XML. schema for Privacy and Other Related Disclosures rest-api
  • #51110  Create a UIUI User interface for user-level privacy / consent management options on the profile page ui accessibilityAccessibility Accessibility (commonly shortened to a11y) refers to the design of products, devices, services, or environments for people with disabilities. The concept of accessible design ensures both “direct access” (i.e. unassisted) and “indirect access” meaning compatibility with a person’s assistive technology (for example, computer screen readers). ( administration privacy
  • #51144  Create a UI for the Disclosures Tab (site-level privacy) ui administration
  • #51156  Create developer documentation for disclosures.json docs template privacy
  • #51188  Website user level consent management framework (logged in users)
  • #51351  Improve clarity of privacy error strings administration ui-copy

95 open tickets

Open bugs: 24. View list on Trac

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