|Issue:||WordPress has released an update (4.4.2). This is a security and maintenance update. The majority of people with the current version of WordPress will see the version automatically upgrade. You can also download the update of WordPress site immediately.|
|Status:||WordPress 4.42 is now available|
|Who does this update affect?||This update is best for anyone running WordPress 4.4.1 or lower.|
We recommend all customers update to the latest version (WordPress 4.4.2) immediately. This is considered a critical security release for all previous versions of WordPress.
Why was this update released?
The official WordPress.org post indicated that this was a security and maintenance release. There were two security issues addressed and 17 bugs from version 4.4 and 4.4.1. Please see list of changes for a comprehensive view of what was changed.
What should you do?
- If your version of WordPress has not automatically updated, then update it manually
- Make sure that you check your themes and plugins for updates as well.