Seeing this warning in WordPress?
PHP Update Recommended, alongside Your site is running an insecure version of PHP?
Fret not! We've got a lengthier article on fixing the WordPress warning, and a brief version below:
Your site is running an insecure version of PHP warning takes all of two minutes.
- Login to cPanel
- Navigate to
- Select the relevant domain on the list using the checkboxes on the left side of cPanel (multiple selections can be made)
- In the PHP Version dropdown on the right-hand side, set the version you require — we recommend PHP 7.4
- Select apply. Give your site a quick test, particularly contact forms & anything mission critical.
If issues arise, simply revert the changes back to the prior version.
All set! That domain will now use the desired PHP version. If you run into any issues that reverting versions doesn't help, contact Fused