The WP Updates Notifier is
a lightweight plugin that notifies WordPress administrators whenever an updated
core program, plugin or themeis
released.Keeping your WordPress
platform up-to-date is your best defense against would-be hackers attempting to
exploit vulnerable plugins/themes.
1. From the WordPress dashboard, navigate to Plugins > Installed Plugins.
2. Find “WP Updates Notifier” and click Activate.
3. Below are the configurable settings for this plugin. Below are the recommend settings. We highly suggest setting the frequency to 'Daily'. The plugin will only send a notification if a plugin or theme has an update pending.