Vulnerable plugins and themes are the #1 reason WordPress websites get hacked. Our WordPress Vulnerability Report powered by WPScan covers recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities, and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on your website.
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WordPress Plugin Vulnerabilities
Due to the size of the active install base of the Ninja Forms plugin, along with the critical nature of the vulnerability, the WordPress core team issued a forced security update last week. Any site running the Ninja Forms plugin needs to make sure their site has been successfully updated to version 3.6.11+ immediately!
- Unauthenticated PHP Object Injection
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- Severity Score
The PoC will be displayed on July 15, 2022, to give users time to update.
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