01 Sep

What Happened With WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities in August 2017

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 August (and what you have been missing out on if you haven’t signed up yet): Plugin [Read more]

07 Aug

WordPress Plugin Security Review: wpDataTables Lite

For our thirteenth security review of a plugin based on the voting of our customers, we reviewed the plugin wpDataTables Lite. If you are not yet a customer of the service you can currently try it free for your first month and then start suggesting and voting on plugins to get security reviews after your first payment for the [Read more]

12 Dec

Authenticated Persistent Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability in wpDataTables Lite

One of things we do to keep track of what vulnerabilities are out there in WordPress plugins, to provide our customers with the best data on them, is to monitor our websites for hacking attempts. In September we had request that looked like probing for usage of the plugin wpDataTables Lite, through a request for /wp-content/plugins/wpdatatables/Licensing/GPL.txt. [Read more]