“Deprecated” means a particular function of php, used by CubeCart, is no longer available. In this case, the functions are ereg, eregi and eregi_replace.
By querying Google to find websites that were “Powered by CubeCart”, an astute hacker can find a shopping list of websites that they can get access to.
Back in the first decade of this century, a system called CubeCart was developed that was pretty revolutionary at the time. It worked really well for those wanting to build a simple-to-use but comprehensive eCommerce website. Over the years it grew and changed, with V3 being the first popular CubeCart version. It is now up […]
If you are running a CubeCart V3 or V4 site (or earlier), and your web hosting company has upgraded to php version 7 (or later), your website simply won’t work any more. Ever. You need to read this post about CubeCart V3 and V4 End Of Life. If this is not the problem you are […]
Don’t say I didn’t warn you. Your CubeCart site is dead. REALLY dead. Back in 2007 I was building CubeCart sites. CubeCart was (then) pretty good. I had the free version, V3, and because I am a programmer I pulled it apart, worked out what it could do, and made a ton of changes to […]