Removes your WordPress version from various places.
Requires at least: WordPress 3.0
Tested up to: WordPress 3.2
Removes the WordPress version string from:
$wp_versionglobal variable (frontend only)
- Generator tag output (removed entirely)
- ‘Right Now’ admin dashboard widget (non-admins)
- Admin dashboard footer (non-admins)
- Scripts and stylesheets enqueued without a version declared
- HTTP queries
- XML-RPC responses
- Bloginfo() calls
Also removes the update notice in the admin for non-admins.
Important: This plugin is security by obscurity, which is not real security. Do not rely on it to keep your WordPress site secure.
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
Frequently Asked Questions
Will this make my install secure?
No. You still need to keep up-to-date with the latest WordPress version. This plugin will stop those less knowledgeable from finding out your version, but it is still possible to find this out.
- Added removal of upgrade notice in admin for non-admins
- First public release