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Episode 80: Critical File Upload Vulnerability in wpDiscuz Plugin

This entry was posted in Podcasts on July 30, 2020 by Scott Miller   0 Replies

In this week’s news, our Threat Intelligence team discovered a vulnerability in the wpDiscuz plugin, affecting over 80,000 WordPress sites. A blind SQL injection attack affected analytics service Waydev, exposing OAuth tokens for GitHub repositories for software companies, leading to further breaches. A debate about problematic admin notices on the WordPress admin dashboard has many …
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