WordPress on October thirty first two thousand seventeen released maintenance update 4.8.3. This is an update for all previous versions of WordPress. This update includes one security fix.
No new features are included in this update. This vulnerability was reported by Anthony Ferrara.
* potential structured query language injection vulnerability
You can update your version of WordPress to 4.8.3 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 4.8.3. Also, you can download update 4.8.3 directly from WordPress.org. Finally, check out this WordPress 4.8.3 update blog post for more details.