Is "WordPress REST API (Version 2)" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: Good (current version safe) Recommendations

WordPress REST API (Version 2): Plugin Details

Type: Plugin
Author: WP REST API Team
Latest Version: 2.0-beta15


WordPress REST API (Version 2): Security Information

Insecure versions: Up To 2.0-beta13
Known since: 2016-11-02 15:23:37


WordPress REST API (Version 2): Safety Recommendations

We have rated WordPress REST API (Version 2) 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 WordPress REST API (Version 2).

WordPress REST API (Version 2): Staying Up-to-date

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About this information

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