A security release for ithemes Security was released last night (April 13) that immediately affects versions 4.6.13 and 1.14.18 (Pro).
What was patched?
This security issue affects all versions of iThemes Security Pro and all versions of iThemes Security, including back to version 3.0.0 of Better WP Security.
There are 3 ways to update:
- the Sync Dashboard
- the WordPress dashboard for licensed Pro sites
- latest version from iThemes Member Panel
Forced Automatic Updates for iThemes Security
The issue of patching this flaw was of utmost importance, so the WordPress.org team put out a forced automatic update for iThemes Security. Note: If you are running an older version of iThemes Security, you are strongly recommended to update to the latest version (4.6.13).
|Previous version||Auto-updated to|
*Denotes a higher version. For example, 4.6.1
If your site did not auto-update, then update it as soon as possible!