The WordPress software is constantly being updated to allow for functional improvements and fix issues that could put your site at risk. We update WordPress versions for all of our maintenance customers on a monthly basis because we’ve seen what can happen to outdated WordPress installations.
Why Should I Upgrade WordPress?
It Keeps Your Website Secure.
WordPress is open source software which means the details of each upgrade are available to the public. It’s best to upgrade your WordPress installation as soon as a security fix is released otherwise your insecure version could be the target of an attack.