All WordPress.com Sites Protected Against Zero Day Vulnerability

Akismet is protecting all WordPress.com sites against the Zero Day XSS vulnerability.

You may have seen news of a new zero-day vulnerability regarding comments in self-hosted versions of WordPress 4.2.

All WordPress.com sites — including WordPress.com VIP sites — are not vulnerable: your WordPress.com sites are protected by the Akismet anti-spam service, which is already blocking those comments.


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  1. pschrauwers

    If we are using a enterprise version of Akismet — are we also protected?

    Liked by 10 people

  2. sickr

    That’s why I stick with .com. Thanks!

    Liked by 5 people

  3. gogi6666

    Thank you!🙂

    Liked by 4 people

  4. Deli Lanoux, Ed.D.

    Thanks, Krista! It’s good to know we’re safe.

    Liked by 4 people

  5. colonialist

    Reassuring – but what was gabbled in the link was Greek to me – and I don’t do Greek.

    Liked by 12 people

  6. Fabiola Garcia

    Great to know, thanks

    Liked by 4 people

  7. Darlene Dranda

    That’s good news.

    Liked by 3 people

  8. Greater Voice

    How obliged do we feel. Thanks for everything that WordPress does, and thanks to all those unknown faces that work for us, silently.

    Liked by 10 people

  9. Robin Vansal

    Great to know! Thanks to all the people working for us behind the scene! It’s really kind of you!

    Liked by 5 people

  10. lovessiamese

    Thanks for the update. Good to know.

    Liked by 6 people

  11. Fotocopy Rawamangun

    I really liked the theme Nucleare! It is perfect for my blog and what I want. It has set up I had envisioned for my blog.

    thank you

    Liked by 1 person

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