13 Oct

firstsiteguide.com’s “Hacked, dangerous & vulnerable WordPress plugins” Page Incompletely Copies Our Plugin’s Free Data

Back in September of last year we came across a page on the website WP Loop listing vulnerabilities in WordPress plugins. Upon our taking a look to see if it might contain data from any sources we had yet to become aware of, we noticed that the data was largely, if not entirely simply copied from the free data that is included in the companion plugin for our service. They later started adding more data not from our plugin’s data, but because others don’t do the same work we do to determine what versions of plugins are vulnerable it was also inaccurate data.

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