Is "RSS Feed Widget" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: Good (current version safe) Recommendations

RSS Feed Widget: Plugin Details

Type: Plugin
Author: Fahad Mahmood
Latest Version: 2.9.1


RSS Feed Widget: Security Information

Insecure versions: Up To 2.7.9
Known since: 2020-08-26 20:44:11
Description: The RSS Feed Widget admin panel has a Reflected XSS vulnerability in versions 2.7.9 and under.


RSS Feed Widget: Safety Recommendations

We have rated RSS Feed Widget 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 RSS Feed Widget.

RSS Feed Widget: Staying Up-to-date

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  • Updates & Management
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RSS Feed Widget: 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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