iThemes Security 6.2.0

iThemes Security was updated to version 6.2.0, from version 6.1.1. Changelog:

  • Enhancement: Improved plugin performance by reducing the number of queries made on each page.
  • Enhancement: Reduced memory and CPU usage due to various code improvements.
  • Bug Fix: A database backup will no longer be created when first activating the plugin.
  • Bug Fix: Added compatibility for MySQL strict mode in database creation syntax.
  • Bug Fix: Removed warning about a “non well formed numeric value encountered” in PHP 7.1.
  • Bug Fix: Modifications to wp-config.php, .htaccess, and nginx.conf files are now properly re-added upon reactivation.
  • Bug Fix: Fixed full settings for Hide Backend being displayed after disabling the feature and saving the settings.
  • Bug Fix: Enabling or disabling the Hide Backend feature will update the “Log Out” link so that it works as expected without having to load a new page.
  • Bug Fix: Enabling or disabling the Hide Backend feature now properly updates the .htaccess/nginx.conf file on enable and disable rather than at some future point.
  • Bug Fix: Fixed issue that could cause improper database table creation on multisite sites.
  • Bug Fix: Fixed a bug that could prevent settings from saving properly if the site was migrated to a new server or a new home path on the server.