If you login to your WordPress blog today you’ll notice an update notification button prompting you to upgrade your site.

This is a maintenance and security release that fixes numeral bugs and few security issues.

To view the release note on this, click here.

Some of the fixes that are contain in the release are are as followed:

  • Fix some issues with older browsers in the admin area
  • Improve plugin compatibility with visual editor
  • Address pagination problems with some category permalinks
  • Prevent improperly sized headers images from being uploaded


Those are some of the fixes that are included in this release and it’s recommended that you upgrade your current version of WordPress.

Please make sure to backup your site’s content and database before you start.