WordPress Releases Security Updates | Office of Information Technology

WordPress Releases Security Updates

Last Updated: 01/27/2017

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

WordPress has released updates to address vulnerabilities that may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected website.

Affected Software

WordPress versions prior to 4.7.2

Solution

Upgrade to WordPress 4.7.2

Security Bulletin Name

WordPress 4.7.2 Maintenance and Security Release

Additional Information

Additional information about this vulnerability can be viewed at:

https://wordpress.org/news/2017/01/wordpress-4-7-2-security-release/

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