Site Launches, WordPress

New AFScott Website Goes Live

We are proud to announce the launch of the new AFScott.com.

The AFScott team approached us when they realized it was time to upgrade from their current site which had been done years before. The biggest change they were looking for was for the new site to be put into a content management system so they could blog more and update content themselves. As we do with most of our clients, the site is a custom theme built on WordPress.Read more

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WordPress 3.3.2 Release Notes

WordPress officially released WordPress 3.3.2 today.

Here are the official WordPress 3.3.2 release notes:

Three external libraries included in WordPress received security updates:

  • Plupload (version 1.5.4), which WordPress uses for uploading media.
  • SWFUpload, which WordPress previously used for uploading media, and may still be in use by plugins.
  • SWFObject, which WordPress previously used to embed Flash content, and may still be in use by plugins and themes.

WordPress 3.3.2 also addresses:

  • Limited privilege escalation where a site administrator could deactivate network-wide plugins when running a WordPress network under particular circumstances.
  • Cross-site scripting vulnerability when making URLs clickable.
  • Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in redirects after posting comments in older browsers, and when filtering URLs.

A full log of the changes made for 3.3.2 can be found at http://core.trac.wordpress.org/changeset?new=20550%40branches%2F3.3&old=20087%40branches%2F3.3

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WordPress 3.3.1 Released

Tonight, WordPress released an important security updated to version 3.3. The official statement from WordPress is below.

“WordPress 3.3.1 is now available. This maintenance release fixes 15 issues with WordPress 3.3, as well as a fix for a cross-site scripting vulnerability that affected version 3.3. Thanks to Joshua H., Hoang T., Stefan Zimmerman, Chris K. and the Go Daddy security team for responsibly disclosing the bug to our security team.

Download 3.3.1 or visit Dashboard → Updates in your site admin.”