In anticipation for the release of WordPress 2.9 there has just been a recent release of WordPress 2.8.5. Some updates include:
The headline changes in this release are:
- A fix for the Trackback Denial-of-Service attack that is currently being seen.
- Removal of areas within the code where php code in variables was evaluated.
- Switched the file upload functionality to be whitelisted for all users including Admins.
- Retiring of the two importers of Tag data from old plugins.
Can’t wait for wp 2.9 they are currently beta testing it so Agentpoint will get involved with that.