Tag Archives: WordPress

WordPress Version 6.0.2

WordPress 6.0.2 has been released on August 30, 2022. This security and maintenance release includes 12 bug fixes for Core, 5 bug fixes for Block Editor and 3 security fixes. I have been able to convert my blog here without … Continue reading

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WordPress: Vulnerability in Kaswara Modern WPBakery Page Builder under attack

ordPress users who have Kaswara Modern WPBakery Page Builder in use should act quickly. Older versions contain vulnerability CVE-2021-24284 , which allows WordPress installation takeover. The vulnerability is under attack. Details can be found at Bleeping Computer in this article.  … Continue reading

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How to find weak passwords in Active Directory and eliminate them with PowerShell

[Sponsored Post]Weak or compromised passwords are a known gateway for attackers. If you are able to identify which users in Active Directory (AD) are threatened by this, then PowerShell can help to remedy it. However, PowerShell scripts cannot eliminate basic AD deficits, other tools are needed for this. More ...

WordPress 6.0.1 released

As of July 12, 2022, the developers have released WordPress 6.0.1. This is a maintenance update that contains 31 bug fixes. Details about the fixes can be found in the release notes. Advertising

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WordPress 6.0 released

As of May 24, 2022, the developers have released WordPress 6.0. WordPress 6.0 (Arthuro) includes more than 500 improvements and 400 bug fixes according to the release notes. I just updated one blog – so far I couldn't find any … Continue reading

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WordPress 5.9.3 released

As of April 5, 2022, the developers have released WordPress 5.9.3. It is a maintenance update that includes 9 fixes in Core and 10 fixes in the Block Editor. Details about the fixes can be found in the release notes. … Continue reading

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WordPress Version 5.9.2

WordPress 5.9.2 was released on March 10, 2022. It is a security update that fixes three vulnerabilities and one bug. The bug is a fix in the live preview of themes. I didn't find anything about the security fixes – … Continue reading

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WordPress Version 5.9.1 released

As of Feb. 22, 022, WordPress version 5.9.1 has been released. It is a maintenance update that is supposed to fix 82 bugs. In the release notes talks about 33 bug fixes in the WordPress core and 52 bugs in … Continue reading

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WordPress: Backdoors in AccessPress Themes and Plugins

[German]WordPress users beware, there are again massive vulnerabilities in WordPress plugins and themes due to a supply chain attack on the provider AccessPress. In dozens of plugins and themes of this provider hackers have built backdoors to hack the sites … Continue reading

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WordPress 5.8.3 released

WordPress version 5.8.3 has been released on January 6, 2022. This new version fixes 4 security issues affect WordPress versions between 3.7 and 5.8. If you haven't yet updated to 5.8, all WordPress versions since 3.7 have also been updated … Continue reading

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WordPress: 800,000 websites compromisable by All in One SEO plugin

[German]The popular WordPress plugin All in One SEO has two vulnerabilities (CVE-2021-25036 and CVE-2021-25037), which make the corresponding installations vulnerable. Since the plugin is quite popular, you should immediately look to get an updated version. Otherwise, the WordPress instance will … Continue reading

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