WordPress 3.4.1 Update Now

To download WordPress 3.4.1, update automatically from the Dashboard > Updates menu in your site’s admin area.

For step-by-step instructions on installing and updating WordPress:

This maintenance release addresses 18 bugs with version 3.4, including:

  • Fixes an issue where a theme’s page templates were sometimes not detected.
  • Addresses problems with some category permalink structures.
  • Better handling for plugins or themes loading JavaScript incorrectly.
  • Adds early support for uploading images on iOS 6 devices.
  • Allows for a technique commonly used by plugins to detect a network-wide activation.
  • Better compatibility with servers running certain versions of PHP (5.2.4, 5.4) or with uncommon setups (safe mode, open_basedir), which had caused warnings or in some cases prevented emails from being sent.

Additionally: Version 3.4.1 fixes a few security issues and contains some security hardening.

The vulnerabilities included potential information disclosure as well as an bug that affects multisite installs with untrusted users.

These issues were discovered and fixed by the WordPress security team.

Source: http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_3.4.1

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Comments

  1. Elsie Hagley says

    Thanks for that.
    I accidentally downloaded it on my mac.
    Should I delete it.
    Not sure if it will set up on my Mac, or even how to set it up

    • Brad Dalton says

      Hello Elsie

      Sorry. Thought you where referring to installing wp locally.

      To update to WordPress 3.4.1 simply go to Dashboard > Updates and click the link

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