Software Update: WordPress 5.6.2

Version 5.6.2 of WordPress has been released. With this program, which is made available under a GPL license, it is possible to set up and maintain a website or blog. WordPress is easy to set up and can be up and running within five minutes if a server with PHP and MySQL is already available. There are possibilities to further extend the functionality of WordPress with plugins and the look with themes to adjust. Version 5.6.2 is a so-called bugfix release that aims to fix five problems.

WordPress 5.6.2 is now available!

This maintenance release includes 5 bug fixes. These bugs affect WordPress version 5.6.1, so you’ll want to upgrade. WordPress 5.6.2 is a small maintenance release focused on fixing user-facing issues discovered in 5.6.1.

The next major release will be version 5.7, currently scheduled for release on March 9, 2021. To see a full list of changes, you can browse the list on Trac, read the 5.6.2 RC1 post, or visit the 5.6.2 documentation page.

Version number 5.6.2
Release status Final
Operating systems script language
Website WordPress
License type GPL