16 Jan

Vulnerability Details: Privilege Escalation in SG Optimizer

This Vulnerability Details post about a vulnerability in the plugin SG Optimizer provides the details of a vulnerability we didn’t discover and access to it is limited to customers of our service, unlike the posts on vulnerabilities we have discovered, which are freely available and give you an idea of what information is provided in [Read more]

02 Mar

What Happened With WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities in February 2018

If you want the best information and therefore best protection against vulnerabilities in WordPress plugins we provide you that through our service. Here is what we did to keep those are already using our service secure from WordPress plugin vulnerabilities during February (and what you have been missing out on if you haven’t signed up yet): Plugin [Read more]

22 Feb

SiteGround Caused 300,000+ of Their Customers Websites to be Insecure Due to Their Plugin SG Optimizer

When it comes to blame for the poor state of web security one of the parties that should get more blame than they seem to get are web hosts. Not only do they often poorly handle security themselves, but increasingly they have been partnering with really bad security companies, allowing those security companies to cause [Read more]