Akismet Anti-Spam 4.0.7

Akismet Anti-Spam was updated to version 4.0.7, from version 4.0.3. Changelog:

4.0.7

  • Based on user feedback, the link on “Learn how your comment data is processed.” in the optional privacy notice now has a target of _blank and opens in a new tab/window.
  • Updated the in-admin privacy notice to use the term “comment” instead of “contact” in “Akismet can display a notice to your users under your comment forms.”
  • Only show in-admin privacy notice if Akismet has an API Key configured

4.0.6

  • Moved away from using empty( get_option() ) to instantiating a variable to be compatible with older versions of PHP (5.3, 5.4, etc).

4.0.5

  • Corrected version number after tagging. Sorry…

4.0.4

  • Added a hook to provide Akismet-specific privacy information for a site’s privacy policy.
  • Added tools to control the display of a privacy related notice under comment forms.
  • Fixed HTML in activation failure message to close META and HEAD tag properly.
  • Fixed a bug that would sometimes prevent Akismet from being correctly auto-configured.