|Issue:||BuddyPress has released a security update (version 2.2.2). They are recommending to update to this latest version.|
|Status:||Update has been released.|
|Who is impacted?||Websites running the WP REST API Plugin for WordPress.|
Why was this update released?
BuddyPress version 2.2.2 was released to address two potential security issues and has a few bug fixes. Specifically:
- Activity: sanitize output of “Load More” link
- Members: better nonce check on members widget
- Core: improve filtering of wp_title
You can read the official announcement at the BuddyPress blog.
What should I do?
The BuddyPress Team advises all users of their plugin to update the WordPress plugin to the latest version.