Azure App Service and Functions team Blog

The latest from the App Service and Functions engineering teams

WordPress on Linux Updated

Updated image for WordPress on Linux We have recently updated the WordPress on Linux offering on Azure Marketplace.  In this version we have replaced Apache/mod_php with Nginx/PHP-FPM, we’ve seen the improved performance in our internal testing.  Customers can use the WordPress on Linux image from the Azure Marketplace to create a new WordPress site and… Read more

Azure App Service on Azure Stack Update 4 Released

This morning we released the fourth update to Azure App Service on Azure Stack.  This release updates the resource provider and brings the following key capabilities and fixes: Resolution for CVE 2018-8600 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability. Added support for App Service 2018-02-01 API version Updates to App Service Tenant, Admin, Functions portals and Kudu tools. Consistent with Azure… Read more

Git Version Update Planned for November and December 2018

Starting on November 13th 2018, and running approximately through December 14th 2018, Azure App Service will be updating the version of Git deployed on the service to version 2.19.1.  This is expected to be a non-breaking update.  For information on the changes contained in the new version please see the Git release notes here:  https://raw.githubusercontent.com/git/git/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.19.1.txt… Read more