BREAKING NEWS – WordPress 4.8.3 with WPML (sitepress multilingual cms) 3.8.0 and up cause Page Not Found

[UPDATE] WPML has released a new version with a permanent fix, download version 3.8.4 from wpml.org.

BREAKING NEWS … Literally!

If you experience inexplicable 404s on your WordPress site after you updated to version 4.8.3, and you are using WPML (sitepress multilingual cms) version 3.8.0 or higher, you will need a fix. (Duh!)

The cause is WPML not properly using WPDB->prepare(); [UPDATE] is too late with adding/removing the filters on the query. The priority is now fixed from 10 to -1.

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