WordPress Again Brings a Security Release- Version 4.2.2
Autor: Davis Brown 12.05.15 - 07:58
WordPress 4.2.2 has been released. This version is augmented is being called both security and maintenance release. Around a couple of weeks ago, the folks had released critical security version 4.1.2.
This time, two major are resolved as per official information provided by the WordPress folks.
1. HTML file vulnerability- This vulnerability was found in the in Genericons icon package.
2. Cross site scripting vulnerability- This vulnerability was also found in the earlier versions, and was fixed even. But in this version, the folks have comprehensively fixed it again.
3. Visual Editor Vulnerability- Possibility of cross site scripting remains there while using the visual editor. This issue is also fixed.
Apart from this, thirteen more bugs of 4.2 have been fixed. And, this version is being acclaimed as the robust for potential vulnerabilities.
Before updating your websites-
You are always advised to not to update your site to new version unless you create site’s backup, since, you might lose your data while updating the version. So, take the backup of your website before you update your WordPress version.
TemplateToaster’s themes come with the “Backup and Recovery” features. If you are using TemplateToaster generated WordPress theme, then you can create backup in one click from “Theme Options”. And, after that, you can update your site.