WordPress 3.9.2 Protection Launch – San Francisco

WordPress 3.9.2 is currently readily available as a protection launch for all previous variations. We highly motivate you to upgrade your websites right away.

This launch solutions a feasible rejection of solution concern in PHP’s XML handling, reported by Nir Goldshlager of the Salesforce.com Item Protection Group. It was repaired by Michael Adams as well as Andrew Nacin of the WordPress protection group as well as David Rothstein of theDrupal security team This is the very first time our 2 jobs have actually collaborated joint protection launches.

WordPress 3.9.2 additionally has various other protection modifications:

  • Deals with a feasible yet not likely code implementation when refining widgets (WordPress is not impacted by default), uncovered by Alex Concha of the WordPress protection group.
  • Avoids details disclosure using XML entity assaults in the exterior GetID3 collection, reported by Ivan Novikov of ONSec.
  • Includes defenses versus brute assaults versus CSRF symbols, reported by David Tomaschik of the Google Protection Group.
  • Consists of some extra protection solidifying, like avoiding cross-site scripting that might be set off just by managers.

We valued accountable disclosure of these problems straight to our protection group. For additional information, see the release notes or get in touch with the list of changes.

Download WordPress 3.9.2 or endeavor over to Control Panel → Updates as well as just click “Update Now”.

Websites that sustain automated history updates will certainly be upgraded to WordPress 3.9.2 within 12 hrs. (If you are still on WordPress 3.8.3 or 3.7.3, you will certainly additionally be upgraded to 3.8.4 or 3.7.4. We do not sustain older variations, so please upgrade to 3.9.2 for the most up to date as well as biggest.)

Currently checking WordPress 4.0? The 3rd beta is now available (zip) as well as it has these protection solutions.


Cogknockers is a San Francisco WordPress Development Agency with 20+ Years Experience.  WordPress Design is at the core of our services.

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