[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #55185: Auto-updates despite disabled

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Tue Feb 22 23:20:09 UTC 2022

#55185: Auto-updates despite disabled
 Reporter:  Psychosopher  |       Owner:  (none)
     Type:  defect (bug)  |      Status:  closed
 Priority:  normal        |   Milestone:
Component:  Plugins       |     Version:
 Severity:  normal        |  Resolution:  invalid
 Keywords:  close         |     Focuses:
Changes (by Otto42):

 * status:  new => closed
 * resolution:   => invalid
 * milestone:  Awaiting Review =>


 The default state of worries updates is to trust the WordPress.org
 systems, and the plugin and security team has used this to push critical
 security updates since WordPress 3.7 was released.

 So no, auto-updates in WordPress are not off by default, and have not been
 since 2013.

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/55185#comment:4>
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