Dec
1
2010

Download / Upgrade to WordPress 3.0.2

The latest stable of WordPress (Version 3.0.2) is available Now

WordPress 3.0.2 is release on November 30, 2010 for upgrading or downloading purpose. Accordingly, 3.0.2 had been fixes is a mandatory security update for all previous WordPress versions. Click here for upgrade guide.

Upgrading to wordpress 3.0.2

Summary

  • Fix moderate security issue where a malicious Author-level user could gain further access to the site.

Other bugs and security hardening:

  • Remove pingback/trackback blogroll whitelisting feature as it can easily be abused.
  • Fix canonical redirection for permalinks containing %category% with nested categories and paging.
  • Fix occasional irrelevant error messages on plugin activation.
  • Minor XSS fixes in request_filesystem_credentials() and when deleting a plugin.
  • Clarify the license in the readme
  • Multisite: Fix the delete_user meta capability
  • Multisite: Force current_user_can_for_blog() to run map_meta_cap() even for super admins
  • Multisite: Fix ms-files.php content type headers when requesting a URL with a query string
  • Multisite: Fix the usage of the SUBDOMAIN_INSTALL constant for upgraded WordPress MU installs

List of Files Revised

wp-includes/ms-files.php
wp-includes/version.php
wp-includes/comment.php
wp-includes/functions.php
wp-includes/load.php
wp-includes/canonical.php
wp-includes/capabilities.php
readme.html
wp-admin/includes/plugin.php
wp-admin/includes/file.php
wp-admin/includes/update-core.php
wp-admin/plugins.php

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About the Author:

ShawnLiv, the founder and editor of GenPlace Forum, ShawnLiv Dot Com, and Shawn's Tech Place. Learn more about him and follow him on Twitter at @shawnliv

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