Important: Patch Your All in One SEO Pack WordPress Plugin

Jun 3, 2014 - 7:23 am 16 by

wordpress logoPersonally, I am not a fan of WordPress or software products that are completely open to anyone who can read their code - but that is me. But most of you are probably using WordPress, so it is critical that if you are and if you are using the All in One SEO Pack WordPress Plugin, that you patch it immediately.

There was a serious vulnerability found in the plugin that leaves your site open to major security issues.

Specifically, it leaves you open to privilege escalation and cross site scripting (XSS) attacks.

So go ahead and update it immediately or drop it completely.

Like I said, I personally dislike using software where anyone can read the code and find exploits with ease.

Forum discussion at WebmasterWorld.


Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community


Search Video Recaps

Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles


Google To Make A Content Deal With Quora Next?

Feb 26, 2024 - 7:51 am
Google Maps

Google Reviews Disclaimer For Beta Questions

Feb 26, 2024 - 7:41 am

Google Most-Read Articles Search Carousel

Feb 26, 2024 - 7:31 am
Google Ads

Google Ads Tests New Change History Page

Feb 26, 2024 - 7:21 am
Web Analytics

Google Analytics Referral Spam From Poland - Complaints

Feb 26, 2024 - 7:11 am
Google Updates

Massive Volatility Reported - Google Search Ranking Algorithm Update?

Feb 24, 2024 - 7:43 pm
Previous Story: Bing Is Five Years Old