WordPress 5.7.1 Update Includes 2 Vulnerabilities and 26 Bug Fixes
On April 15, 2021, WordPress 5.7.1 was released with vulnerabilities fixed. Here is the update details: WordPress 5.7.1 fixes 2 security issues and 26 bugs.
WordPress 5.7.1 Release Date
WordPress 5.7.1 was released on April 15, 2021. Update as soon as possible for security releases.
Release dates for each version of WordPress are listed here. Please refer to it when you check the release date of other versions.
What’s new in WordPress 5.7.1
Updating to WordPress 5.7.1 fixes two security issues and 26 bugs.
- XXE Vulnerability in Media Library in PHP 8 Environment
- Data Leakage Vulnerability in REST API
Details of the fix can be found in the documentation.
The following requirements are recommended to run WordPress 5.7.1.
- PHP 7.4 or higher
- MySQL 5.6 or higher, or MariaDB 10.1 or higher
- Nginx or Apache
How to update
To update to WordPress 5.7.1, click the Update Now button on the Dashboard Update page.
If automatic updates are enabled, updates will start in the background.
How to Download
WordPress 5.7.1 is available from the download page.
Please refer to the following article on how to download WordPress.
How do I downgrade?
If you upload to WordPress 5.7.1 and find problems, you can downgrade by installing WP Downgrade | Specific Core Version.
Other versions of WordPress 5.7
Other versions of WordPress 5.7.