WordPress Security Upgrade to 2.6.5

The latest WordPress release is a security fix with three bug fixes. It came out November 25, 2008 and is a recommended upgrade. But do *you* really need to upgrade? According to WordPress, the XSS security issue that prompted this upgrade, "...only affects IP-based virtual servers running on Apache 2.x." So the answer is that if your site is running on a shared server (and most sites are), the security issue won't affect your installation. The security issue only affects websites that are using a dedicated IP address (most sites are … [Read more...]