If you’ve been holding off updating your WordPress site now is the time to back-up your website and press the update button. If you’re confused about how to back-up your website and where to start don’t worry, you’re not alone. We can help guide you to the right place. Additionally your website might run on a website hosting service that pushes out automatic back-ups like WP Engine. If you’re interested in moving your website to a managed WordPress platform you can learn more about them here.
Several WordPress contributors have found crucial vulnerabilities in the last version of WordPress. You can read that list of vulnerabilities here. For more information on how to update your WordPress installation click here.