Category Archives: Security

Security Update for WordPress Core

An important security update was released today for WordPress. Version 4.5.2 fixes several vulnerabilities that could allow users to compromise your site. WordPress versions 4.5.1  and earlier are vulnerable, and should be updated to the latest version of WordPress as … Continue reading

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Security Update for WordFence

An important security update has been released for the WordFence Security Plugin in Version 6.0.22. The security update fixes an XSS vulnerability that was reported by Matt Rusnak. We have attempted to automatically upgrade all of our customers to the newest version of WordFence. You can verify that you’re running … Continue reading

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Security Update for Akismet

An important security update has been released for the Akismet Plugin in Version 3.1.5. The security update fixes an XSS vulnerability that was reported by Sucuri. You can protect yourself by upgrading to the latest version of Akismet 3.1.5, under Dashboard → Updates in your WordPress … Continue reading

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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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