December 18th, 2019
WordPress 5.3.2 is now available!
This maintenance release features 5 fixes and enhancements.
WordPress 5.3.2 is a short-cycle maintenance release. The next major release will be version 5.4.
You can download WordPress 5.3.2 by clicking the button at the top of this page, or visit your Dashboard → Updates and click Update Now.
If you have sites that support automatic background updates, they’ve already started the update process.
Shortly after WordPress 5.3.1 was released, a couple of high severity Trac tickets were opened. The Core team scheduled this quick maintenance release to resolve these issues.
Main issues addressed in 5.3.2:
- Date/Time: Ensure that
get_feed_build_date()correctly handles a modified post object with invalid date.
- Uploads: Fix file name collision in
wp_unique_filename()when uploading a file with upper case extension on non case-sensitive file systems.
- Media: Fix PHP warnings in
wp_unique_filename()when the destination directory is unreadable.
- Administration: Fix the colors in all color schemes for buttons with the
- Posts, Post Types: In
wp_insert_post(), when checking the post date to set
publishstatus, use a proper delta comparison.
Thank you to everyone who contributed to WordPress 5.3.2: