WordPress 4.72 Security release The Update includes security updates
Status: WordPress 4.7.2 is available
Who should upgrade? All users of WordPrss 4.71 and below
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WordPress has released version 4.7.2. This is a SECURITY and maintenance release. This release addresses three main security issues:

  • The user interface for assigning taxonomy terms in Press This - users without permission are seeing it
  • SQL injection in the WP_Query table - The wp_query table is vulnerable when passing unsafe data.
  • Cross-site scripting (XSS) - vulnerability was discovered in the posts list table

For more specific information concerning the security fixes, please go to Wordpress 4.7.2 Security Release page.

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