Last week, a disclosure of three security vulnerabilities found in the previous version of WordPress was announced. Just yesterday, a fourth security vulnerability was disclosed. If you have not already updated your WordPress website to WordPress 4.7.2, you need to do so immediately.
Because of the significance of this vulnerability, we strongly recommend updating to WordPress 4.7.2 as quickly as possible.
As always, if you are currently signed up for a Security Management or Website Management package with us, we will be performing this update for you. If you are not currently a Security or Website Management client, please be advised that while this update was released as an auto-update, you will need to confirm that the update has been applied successfully.
You can find the WordPress 4.7.2 Update Available link from your WordPress dashboard. If you would like assistance with this, please contact us.