WordPress 2.8.5 Available

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A new update of WordPress, the powerful blog engine, is out. WordPress 2.8.5 is not an urgent update but it’s recommended to make your WordPress more secure.

As usual, you can download your wordpress copy HERE.

Main changes are:

  • A fix for the Trackback Denial-of-Service attack that is currently being seen.
  • Removal of areas within the code where php code in variables was evaluated.
  • Switched the file upload functionality to be whitelisted for all users including Admins.
  • Retiring of the two importers of Tag data from old plugins.