WordPress on September twenty two thousand seventeen released maintenance update 4.8.2. This is an update for all previous versions of WordPress. This update includes six maintenance and nine security fixes.
No new features are included in this update.
* five cross site scripting vulnerabilities
You can update your version of WordPress to 4.8.2 by clicking on your "Dashboard" if not already there. Then select "Updates". Finally click on "Update Now".
If your WordPress site was configured with automatic background updates, then you should already be updated to 4.8.2. Also, you can download update 4.8.2 directly from WordPress.org. Finally, check out this WordPress 4.8.2 update blog post for more details.