Release of WordPress 4.9.6 Version : Why it’s an important update
Most recently WordPress released an update and that is WordPress 4.9.6. WordPress called is a privacy and maintenance release. Today on this blog we will talk about that 4.9.6 privacy and maintenance release.
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Now let’s have an eye on the latest 6 privacy and maintenance of WordPress 4.9.6:
On the May 25 the European Union’s Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires companies and site owners to be transparent about how they collect, use, and share personal data. GDPR also gives individuals more access and choice when it comes to how their own personal data is collected, used, and shared. Though GDPR is a European Regulation, their requirements apply to all sites and online businesses that collect, store, and process personal data about European Union residents. On this, it is no matter where the business is located. For that privacy concern, WordPress just released some updates.
WordPress privacy and maintenance release 4.9.6 also added an exciting features that is logged-out commenters will be given a choice on whether their name, email address, and website are saved in a cookie on their browser. Browser will automatically save or erase user’s information according to user’s permission.
4. Data Handling:
WordPress 4.9.6 contains two different data handling features which are Data Export and Data Erasure.
- Data Export
By this update site owners can export a ZIP file containing a user’s personal data, using data gathered by WordPress and participating plugins.
- Data Erasure
By this update site owners can erase a user’s personal data, including data collected by participating plugins.
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