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Security Update:WordPress 4.7.2 Released to Address 3 Vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 16:12

Reason

Security Update

Impact

WordPress Versions 4.7.1 and Earlier

 

WHAT HAPPENED?
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/.


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:
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:


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