Wordpress Pinterest Automatic plugin (7,000+ installations) fixed a critical vulnerability affecting version 4.14.3 and below that could allow unauthenticated users to take over the website and its database.
A while back, I explained how hackers created hidden admin users after hacking a WordPress blog. In this post, we will see how they upload and hide rogue plugins.
The WooCommerce Dynamic Pricing and Discounts plugin (19,000+ installations), fixed multiple unauthenticated vulnerabilities affecting version 2.4.1 and below.
Multiple WordPress plugins were found to be vulnerable to cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks.
For the past 30 months, we have reported quite a lot of vulnerabilities we discovered in WordPress themes and plugins. Here are some interesting stats and facts about them, as well as few recommendations for all developers of WordPress plugins and themes.