WordPress Releases Security Updates

Last Updated: 07/20/2016

Security Notice Level


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

Affected Software

WordPress versions prior to 4.2.3


Upgrade to WordPress 4.2.3

Security Bulletin Name

WordPress 4.2.3 Security and Maintenance Release

Additional Information

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