Is "MapPress Maps for WordPress" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: Good (current version safe) Recommendations

MapPress Maps for WordPress: Plugin Details


Type: Plugin
Author: Chris Richardson
URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/mappress-google-maps-for-wordpress/
Latest Version: 2.54.6

 

MapPress Maps for WordPress: Security Information


Insecure versions: Up To 2.54.5
Known since: 2020-06-01 20:43:13
Description: An attacker with subscriber privileges may be able to download, delete and upload arbitrary PHP files, which could result in remote command execution.


Insecure versions: Up To 2.53.8
Known since: 2020-04-27 12:23:18
Description: A logged-in attacker with minimal permissions, such as a subscriber, could exploit this vulnerability to view and delete any PHP file on the site, or upload their own malicious PHP file to the site.


Insecure versions: Up To 2.53.8
Known since: 2020-04-27 12:23:18
Description: A logged-in attacker with minimal permissions, such as a subscriber, could exploit this vulnerability to view and delete any PHP file on the site, or upload their own malicious PHP file to the site.


 

MapPress Maps for WordPress: Safety Recommendations


We have rated MapPress Maps for WordPress as Good (current version safe) which means that we have found vulnerabilities in older versions.

We recommend that you only use the latest version of MapPress Maps for WordPress.

MapPress Maps for WordPress: Staying Up-to-date


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  • Updates & Management
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MapPress Maps for WordPress: Keeping Safe


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About this information


This WordPress security information is part of our security library and is brought to you by Jetpack as part of our committment to a safer WordPress experience.

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