The long-awaited fourteenth release of WordPress is now available. WordPress 3.1 “Reinhardt”. Version 3.1 is available for download, or you can update from within your dashboard.
This release features a lightning fast redesigned linking workflow which makes it easy to link to your existing posts and pages, an admin bar so you’re never more than a click away from [...]
The release addresses a number of issues and provides two additional enhancements:
Two moderate security issues were fixed that could have allowed a Contributor- or Author-level user to gain further access to the site. The issues are Cross Site Scripting (XSS) flaws which can be consider to be serious. WordPress considers the issues to be [...]
This release fixes issues in the remote publishing interface, which under certain circumstances allowed Author- and Contributor-level users to improperly edit, publish, or delete posts.