01 Feb

What Happened With WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities in January 2018

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16 Jan

Making Sure That Valid Values Are Provided For Shortcode Attributes Can Prevent Security Issues As Well Providing a Better Experience

One of the areas of WordPress plugins that has received additional attention when it comes to security recently has been shortcodes, as WordPress now allows anyone that is logged in to WordPress to access those. While that change has expanded the pool of people that might exploit an issue related to those, it was already the case that lower level users could access those and proper security should have been place, which hasn’t always been the case. Making sure things are done securely doesn’t just protect against vulnerabilities, but can provide a better experience for users, as can be seen with the plugin Power Charts.

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