Security Update:WordPress 4.7.2 Released to Address 3 Vulnerabilities
Date and Time
WordPress Versions 4.7.1 and Earlier
WordPress announced the release of 4.7.2 to address 3 significant security vulnerabilities.
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements, software enhancements and affected software refer to WordPress 4.7.2 Security Release at https://wordpress.org/news/2017/01/wordpress-4-7-2-security-release/.
WordPress versions 4.7.1 and earlier
WHAT’S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of one of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to control of an affected website.
HOW DO I PROTECT MY WEB SITE?
WordPress recommends updating your sites immediately:
- WordPress 4.7.2 Security Release at https://wordpress.org/news/2017/01/wordpress-4-7-2-security-release/
- IT Security - https://it.ucsf.edu/security