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Security Update:WordPress announced the release of 4.8.3 to address multiple security vulnerabilities

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 14:01

Reason

Security Update

Impact

WordPress users

WHAT HAPPENED?

WordPress announced the release of 4.8.3 to address multiple security vulnerabilities.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements, software enhancements and affected software refer to WordPress 4.8.3 Security Release at:

https://wordpress.org/news/2017/10/wordpress-4-8-3-security-release/

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • WordPress versions 4.8.2 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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