WordFence was recently examined by hackers and security consultants. This allowed WordFence to improve its product in the discovery of critical security flaws.
WordPress Flaws and Vulnerabilities
WordPress has made some great strides in terms of security with the latest version releases. Despite all these efforts, flaws and vulnerabilities are always being discovered. It's important to keep an eye on them and make sure to install the proper security patches. Check out our articles regarding some flaws found on WordPress.
Friday, 18th July 2014 The world is waking up without suspecting that a wave of attacks has affected thousands of WordPress sites. Even up to date in their version of their favorite CMS, the attacks came from elsewhere, it is not WordPress itself that is at issue. One can always ask the question “Will not […]
WooCommerce 2.1.6 contains a vulnerability capable to display any post title of any type. This is included since 2.0. It therefore becomes possible, modifying the purchase address directly in the address bar, to display post title from any type and any status. We can display titles from drafts, pendings, protected, et other Custom Post Type even if not designed to be displayed in front-end. Knowing that it exists […]
After nearly 7 million downloads of WordPress 3.6, we are pleased to announce the availability of version 3.6.1. This maintenance release fixes 13 bugs in version 3.6, which was a very smooth release. WordPress 3.6.1 is also a security release for all previous WordPress versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. It addresses three issues fixed […]