WooCommerce Plugin Security Vulnerability

The company that supervises WordPress and WooCommerce development, Automattic, has patched a persistent XSS (cross-site scripting) vulnerability in the WooCommerce e-commerce plugin for WordPress. This was an important and crucial fix as the vulnerability could potentially have affected over 1 million e-commerce stores built using the plugin on the WordPress blogging platform. This month (July,…

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"All In One SEO Pack" Plugin Security Vulnerability

In an interesting development, it’s been found that there’s a security vulnerability in older versions of the popular All In One SEO Pack plugin. (Note: this plugin is not used in the blogs we build here at Top Design Blogs). The vulnerability allows an attacker to store malicious code in the website’s Admin panel that…

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