Category Archives: General

Security Update for Jetpack

A couple of important security and maintenance updates have been released for the Jetpack plugin. You can protect yourself by upgrading to the latest version of Jetpack 3.7.2, under Dashboard → Updates in your WordPress dashboard. The security updates fixed a vulnerability, reported by … Continue reading

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WordPress 4.3.1 Security Release

WordPress version 4.3.1 was released today, which is a security update for all previous WordPress versions. This version of WordPress addresses three issues, including two cross-site scripting vulnerabilities and a potential privilege escalation. (CVE-2015-5714). WordPress 4.3.1 also fixes twenty-six bugs! You can read the full announcement … Continue reading

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WordPress 4.2.4 Security Release

WordPress version 4.2.4 was released today, which is a security update for all previous WordPress versions. This version fixes three cross-site scripting vulnerabilities, as well as a potential SQL injection vulnerability in WordPress Comments that could be used to compromise a … Continue reading

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WordPress 4.2.3 Security Release

An important security update was released today for WordPress. This is a security release for all previous versions, and it fixes a cross-site scripting vulnerability which could allow users with the Contributor or Author role to compromise a website. WordPress versions 4.2.2 and … Continue reading

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Celebrating 5 Years of VaultPress

It’s VaultPress’ 5th birthday this week! In his post on June 29, 2010 — one of the first posts ever on this blog — Matt announced that we had sent out the very first Golden Ticket invites to VaultPress. In … Continue reading

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