Hot on the heels of the WordPress 2.0.6 release comes another one, WordPress 2.0.7. This is what it says on the WordPress blog:
“Recently a bug in certain versions of PHP came to our attention that could cause a security vulnerability in your blog. We’re able to work around it fairly easily, so we’ve decided to release 2.0.7 to fix the PHP security problem and the Feedburner issue that was in 2.0.6. It is recommended that everyone running WordPress 2.0.6 or lower upgrade to this new version.”
If you haven’t already upgraded then it would be a good idea to do so. Some people might consider it a pain having to upgrade again so soon after the last release, but it only takes a few minutes. The release notes clearly state which files have changed, namely the following:
It’s good to see the WordPress folks patching these security vulnerabilities so soon.