Heads up WordPress admins! Another WordPress plugin is found to have a serious vulnerability affecting thousands of websites. This time, the vulnerability has appeared in the MapPress Maps plugin for WordPress.
MapPress Maps WordPress Plugin
Researchers from Alert Logic have found a serious vulnerability in the MapPress Maps plugin for WordPress. The plugin presently boasts over 80,000 installations. Hence, the vulnerability also has put these thousands of sites at risk.
Disclosing the details in a blog post, the researchers stated that they found a privilege escalation bug in the plugin….