In defence of security updates

Users of self-hosted WordPress blogs, like this one, should be aware that a worm is making its way through WordPress sites that haven’t been updated with the latest security releases. A more detailed explanation from WordPress is here. If you use WordPress, make sure you’re running version 2.8.4.

Thanks to University of Wisconsin journalism professor Kathleen Culver for the timely alert.

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