Recently WordPress released: (WordPress 4.2.4), the new most stable WordPress platform Release and it is available now for free download in two formats .zip archive and .tar.gz.
This release is what we call: a “security release” for all previous versions. So WordPress.org strongly recommend users to update their sites to this WordPress Version immediately.
This WordPress Security Release solved six security issues, which include three cross-site scripting vulnerabilities and a potential SQL injection which could be used to compromise a site using other WordPress releases.
So WP-ME.com Team highly recommends that you use this release of WordPress if you are going to start a new WordPress blog or site, or update your old WordPress version to the 4.2.4 version right now. For users who uses One-Click WordPress Install your WordPress it will be updated automatically if you have activated automatically update in your WordPress hosting panel.
WordPress 4.2.4 Requirements
To run this release of WordPress on your host you need these things listed below:
» Your PHP version must be 5.2.4 or greater (WordPress.org recommends: PHP 5.4 or greater)
» Your MySQL version must be 5.0 or greater (WordPress.org recommends: MySQL 5.5 or greater)
You can contact your host if your hosting plan includes the above requirements, or we recommends to choose one of our recommended WordPress Hosting companies to host your site or blog.