WordPress 4.2.1 has been released, which is a security patch for all previous versions. It fixes a high-risk XSS vulnerability in the core commenting functionality.
Jouko Pynnönen of Klikki Oy has recently disclosed an XSS vulnerability affecting core WordPress versions 4.2 and below. The vulnerability allows the attacker to take full control of a WordPress-powered website.
WordPress 4.2 “Powell” has been released, bringing some new features, improvements, and bug fixes to the core software. A brand new Press This bookmarklet, Emoji support, better plugin updates and more.
The WordPress core team has released version 4.1.2 which is a critical security release. It addresses a high-risk XSS vulnerability as well as three other security issues.
When dealing with high-traffic WordPress sites, caching is king, we all know that, and the most effective type is full page caching. There are so many different plugins, tools and utilities available for page caching in WordPress, it’s already hard to pick one, so to make it even harder, today we’re introducing Pressjitsu Page Cache.