On the 6th January 2016 WordPress 4.4.1 was released to the public. This update was a maintenance and security release which tackled several cross-scripting vulnerabilities, that were identified in previous WordPress releases. Further to this, 56 bugs were also identified and fixed making this current release the strongest and most stable version.
Other areas tackled in this update included updates for the latest emoji characters, a fix directed towards the re-use of old URLs and corrections for those websites having issues with older versions of Open SSL. You can view a full list of changes on the current release notes.
What You Need To Do
As ever Pressidium customers benefit from experiencing hassle-free, automatic updates. As such it means you don’t need to do a thing. Your sites will be updated to WordPress 4.4.1 as soon as we’ve tested it for stability – indeed our engineers are already preparing our systems to begin the update.
We thank you for your continued support of the Pressidium Pinnacle Platform. If you have any questions or require any help with your WordPress website, please do let us know. We’re more than happy to help and love to hear from you.