Version 4.8.3 was just released moments ago. It address a SQL Injection issue discovered by Anthony Ferrara‏ 

Confirmation from Anthony 

WordPress post concerning the update: https://make.wordpress.org/core/2017/10/31/changed-behaviour-of-esc_sql-in-wordpress-4-8-3/ and https://wordpress.org/news/2017/10/wordpress-4-8-3-security-release/

If you have auto-update enabled you should receive the update automatically this morning.  If you do not have auto-update enabled, please update ASAP.

Paul Gilzow

Programmer Analyst, University of Missouri@gilzowhttp://missouri.edu/
Web application security and accessibility evangelist. Software instructor. Conference lecturer and presenter.

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