Magento have today been emailing subscribers to their newsletter notifying them of the most recent patches for Magento. Keeping your Magento online store up-to-date is essential and more information can be found here on the patches page https://magento.com/security-patch
Last year a serious exploit needing patching to all Magento stores was discovered racily called the “Shoplift Exploit”. It effectively opened a hacked online shop up to exploit by injecting some keyboard recording code which allowed the hackers to grab credit card numbers as they were typed into a shop.
Sometimes applying patches can be tricky if you have several additional modules installed in your Magento. If are struggling to get the patches applied feel free to call us for a quote and we can help you get your site secured as soon as possible.
Get these patches applied now to prevent hackers from causing you a lot of grief.