|Security and Maintenance Update for WordPress||WordPress 4.8.3 Release|
|Who will be effected?||All customers using WordPress 4.8.2 or earlier|
WordPress 4.8.3 is a Security release and is now available for download. Here is a summary of the updates:
- Addresses isues of unsafe queries and potential SQL injection using $wpdb->prepare()
- Increased security for WordPress core to prevent vulnerabilities
- Behavior change for the esc_sql() function
WordPress 4.8.3 can be downloaded here, or you can login to the WordPress Adminstrator and click on the Update Now option. For the official release announcement, please see this post on the WordPress.org website.