9 January 2019 : the latest update to WordPress 5 is launched. At least the number of days since the last release is much greater than that between 5.0 and 5.0.1 and between 5.0.1 and 5.0.2 – but the number of bugs crushed remains impressive. The 5.0.1 update refers to ‘…some security issues…’ and...Continue reading
Following hard on the heels of the rapidly released 5.0.1, we saw this week the even more rapidly released 5.0.2… This release explosion rather confirms fears that security took something of a back seat in the rush to get the Gutenberg editor out. Hopefully things will calm down a little now and, if this...Continue reading
My concerns regarding a rapid implementation of WordPress 5.0 seem to have had some justification. Less than a week after 5.0 was launched, there has been a ‘minor’ upgrade to 5.0.1. But so minor this upgrade was not; it included 7 significant security problems. Less well publicised is the update to the 4.9 branch....Continue reading
WordPress 5.0 has been released and all over the world, webmasters are waking up to the cry from their installations to upgrade to this new version. Security plugins such as WordFence are telling us that a critical update is needed… But now comes the waiting game. Version 5.0 is almost all about Gutenberg, the...Continue reading
Latest security publication by WordFence, the number one WordPress security plug-in: Botnet of Infected WordPress Sites Attacking WordPress Sites...
A new version of WordPress, v5.0, is being released today 6 December 2018. This version is not simply an elimination of a few bugs but marks a ‘next step’ move; hence the jump from v4.9.8 to v5.0. As a webmaster / site manager, the Laird of Glencoe is wary about direct implementation of new...Continue reading
The latest site under construction by Laird of Glencoe Web-design: https://villazuli.fr/...