Thursday, January 7, 2016

WordPress Releases Security Update

From: "US-CERT" <>
Date: January 6, 2016 at 7:40:31 PM EST
To: ElyssaD
Subject: WordPress Releases Security Update

U.S. Department of Homeland Security US-CERT

National Cyber Awareness System:

01/06/2016 06:14 PM EST

Original release date: January 06, 2016

WordPress 4.4 and prior versions contain a cross-site scripting vulnerability. Exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected website.

Users and administrators are encouraged to review the WordPress Security and Maintenance Release and upgrade to WordPress 4.4.1.

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