10 Sep

Vulnerability Details: Authenticated Arbitrary File Viewing Vulnerability in Contact Form 7

This post provides the details of a vulnerability in the WordPress plugin Contact Form 7 not discovered by us, where the discoverer hadn’t provided the details needed for us to confirm the vulnerability while we were adding it to the data set for our service, so its contents are limited to subscribers of our service. If you are not currently a subscriber, you can try out the service for free and then you can view the contents of the post. There are a lot of other reason that you will want to sign up beyond access to posts like this one, including that you would have already been warned about this vulnerability if your website was vulnerable due to it.

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09 Oct

Google Not Always Providing Really Relevant Results When Searching For WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities

In looking at recent traffic from Google coming to our website by way of the Search Analytics portion of Google’s Search Console we noticed that for three of the top five sources of clicks to our website relate to something we don’t have any really relevant content for. The queries all relate to the plugin Contact Form 7:

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