This post provides the details of a vulnerability in the WordPress plugin Pretty Links 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 to help protect your website 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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Last week we had requests from the IP address 188.8.131.52 to our website that looked like they might be a hacker probing for usage of the plugins SendinBlue Subscribe Form And WP SMTP and Table Maker. After seeing that, we checked over the plugins to try find if there was a vulnerability in them that a hacker would be interested in.