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Wordpress Flaw in WordPress plugin allowed unauthorized admin access, backdoors

Discussion in 'Blogs & CMS usage' started by Meirami, Nov 14, 2018.

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  1. Meirami

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    Flaw in WordPress plugin allowed unauthorized admin access, backdoors - Cyberscoop
     
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    Plugins and core auto update is checking if plugins versions are compatible with core version and viceversa?
     
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    it's just straight auto wp plugin updates no checks for core compatibility
     
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    it will not auto-update to a major release, right?
     
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    by default only plugins are auto updated