We had reported that WordPress 2.0.5 and below version were affected by a critical security issue which could let a hacker into your site.
I have just updated my Open Picture Window Plugin for WordPress. The only update is the much requested Quick Tags button. The plugin still doesn’t have a button for the WYSIWYG editor.
Come Halloween and Netvibes is ready with a brand new Halloween Theme. This one is very different from the other themes that Netvibes has because this is the first dark theme they have. Though there is a dark background one wise thing is that the modules still have a white background with black text making it easy to read.
WordPress.com today released Domain Registration and Mapping for your WordPress.com blog.
Bad Behavior 2 Alpha 3/Alpha 4 is out. It contains a couple of bug fixes. Remember to uninstall a previous 2.
Automattic has released a new plugin called WordPress Widgets. Users at WordPress.com are already using these Widgets, and with this plugin it allows users running WordPress as their blog software to do the same.
Good news for WordPress Theme authors. WordPress Arena has launched a Theme Competition. The last date for entries is May 1, 2006, 12:00pm PST.
WordPress has just released a 2.0.2 security release and is a must upgrade if you want to keep your blog safe.
I’m surprised it is still not out on the Dev Blog, but you can download WordPress 2.0. WordPress 2.
WordPress Dev Blog reports that Yahoo Small Business will now offer WordPress for its users. Yahoo has gone ahead with more than just the default installation of WP. It also includes Akismet with a Pro-Blogger Akismet License.
Connections Reloaded 1.2.2 is now out.
Matt writes: Weâ€™ve decided to open up WordPress.com for signups without invites for a bit. The service has been scaling very well since we got the problems from the move worked out.