WordPress is an open source system blogging the most commonly used and full content management system cPanel users. Although it started as a blogging system, it continues to evolve to what you can use it for the present. Complete content management system that allows you to select and install any of the thousands of existing plugins, themes and widgets.
One thing to keep in mind it is very similar to all modern software packages, WordPress will continue to receive update in order to deal with the security issues that arise in the previous version. Updating also helps in providing cPanel/WordPress users of any potential safety problems.
WHY YOU DO NOT NEED TO CONSIDER THIS UPDATE IS “EASY”
Many people who use online programs, such as cPanel, WordPress, Plugins, and others have a tendency to disregard ‘updates’ they receive. However, due to the existence of a security issue that never ends, you have to remove “EASY” for the update. When you do not take simple steps with updates, you can not enhance the security of all programs and software.
In other words, you need to make sure all the programs you have update, including cPanel and WordPress. Continuing to use the older version will be putting yourself, and your customers on a more serious security risk.
Another thing that should be noted is that WordPress issue updates when there is weakness and updating will address the problem. So if you are still using the older version, you give the opportunity to individuals/hackers to attack your sites.
YOUR REACTION: UPDATE YOUR WORDPRESS
You will find the latest version of WordPress in WordPress web home page. Remember, you will not find all of the original version in any other sites. So as a security measure, you do not need to install, download or update WordPress when the source is not from the official web site.
UPDATES EASIER USING AUTOMATIC UPDATE
When WordPress released version 3.7, it comes with a feature that allows users to use the update automatically. Because it is important, you should always use the latest version of the system, because of its characteristics it will make updating easier, faster and orderly. By activating this function, you no longer have to worry about remembering to check the updates or update notification information message is the same.
You just have to remember to constantly make backups when you activate this function, so that with it you no longer need to worry about losing any data.
You should also regularly check the WordPress dashboard so you can get the latest information on updates.
WORDPRESS RESPONSIBILITY: REPORT SAFETY ISSUES AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
In case you have found a defect or weakness in the security of WordPress, you need to be responsible and report the issue immediately. Not only is it an ethical but it can also help WordPress, which is free and helps developers update to address the problem. The same goes for bugs, report to them quickly so that WordPress can quickly identify the cause and resolve the issue as soon as possible.