WordPress 6.0.2 Final Released
WordPress 6.0.2 is now available! This security and maintenance release contains 12 core bug fixes, 5 block editor bug fixes, and 3 security fixes. Because this is a secure release, it is recommended that you update your site immediately. All versions since WordPress 3.7 have also been updated.
WordPress 6.0.2 is a short-cycle release. You can see a summary of the major updates in this release by reading the RC1 announcement.
The next major release will be version 6.1 scheduled for November 1, 2022.
If you have a website that supports automatic background updates, the update process will start automatically.
You can download WordPress 6.0.2 from WordPress.org, or visit your WordPress dashboard, click Update, and then click Update Now.
For more information on this release, visit the HelpHub site.
Security updates included in this release
The following are the security issues fixed in the WordPress 6.0.2 release:
- Fix possible SQL injection in Link API.
- Fix XSS vulnerability found on plugin screen.
- Fix output escaping in the_meta().