WordPress 4.9.7 security release

If you’re running WordPress for your website you’ll want to make sure you update to the latest version, 4.9.7 which fixes a security vulnerability whereby certain users could delete files from outside the upload folder.

If you’ve not already, you are advised to update. For more information including details of a number of bug fixes, visit the WordPress site.

Wondering why we report on WordPress security updates? WordPress usage accounts for up to 60% of the CMS (Content Management System) market and around 30% of all websites, so we think there’s a good chance our members could be using WordPress within their own businesses.