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  • 5,000+ e-commerce sites at risk due to buggy WordPress plugin

    29.04.2015

    A popular WordPress e-commerce plugin that is actively used on over 5,000 websites contains high-risk vulnerabilities that can be exploited to compromise customers' data, execute arbitrary PHP code, and perform Cross-Site Scripting attacks against users of WordPress installations, claim High-Tech Bridge researchers.

  • WordPress vulnerable to yet another, still to be patched XSS flaw

    27.04.2015

    The latest WordPress version (4.2, released on Thursday) and several earlier ones are vulnerable to a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that can be exploited to inject JavaScript in WordPress comments.

  • WordPress issues critical security release

    23.04.2015

    WordPress users should update as soon as possible, as the latest release (4.1.2) plugs a critical cross-site scripting vulnerability that could allow anonymous users to compromise their site.

  • Popular WordPress plugins vulnerable to XSS

    22.04.2015

    At least 17 WordPress plugins - and likely even more of them - have been found vulnerable to cross-site scripting (XSS) flaws that could allow attackers to inject malicious code in the browsers of the sites' visitors.

  • Pinterest swaps T-shirts for money rewards in bug bounty program

    19.03.2015

    After having migrated their online properties to HTTPS and having sorted out the main problems that arose from the move, Pinterest is ready to pay researchers for information about bugs affecting their assets.




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