Is "Simple File List" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: Good (current version safe) Recommendations

Simple File List: Plugin Details

Type: Plugin
Author: Mitchell Bennis - Element Engage, LLC
Latest Version: 4.4.13


Simple File List: Security Information

Insecure versions: Up To 4.4.11
Known since: 2022-09-20 08:05:45

Insecure versions: Up To 4.4.12
Known since: 2022-09-19 07:42:48

Insecure versions: Up To 4.4.11
Known since: 2022-08-30 10:08:40

Insecure versions: Up To 3.1.2
Known since: 2022-03-29 09:37:25

Insecure versions: Up To 4.2.7
Known since: 2020-06-10 18:47:13
Description: A vulnerability allows an attacker to delete arbitrary files.

Insecure versions: Up To 4.2.2
Known since: 2020-04-27 12:28:51
Description: The Simple File List WordPress plugin was found to be vulnerable to an unauthenticated arbitrary file upload leading to remote code execution.

Insecure versions: Up To 3.2.4
Known since: 2019-05-29 14:36:36

Insecure versions: Up To 3.2.4
Known since: 2019-05-29 14:36:36


Simple File List: Safety Recommendations

We have rated Simple File List 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 Simple File List.

Simple File List: Staying Up-to-date

Make sure your installation of Simple File List is safe with the following free Jetpack services for WordPress sites:
  • Updates & Management
    Turn on auto-updates for Simple File List or manage in bulk.
  • Prevent Infiltrations
    Automatic protection against brute force attacks and secure sign on.

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Simple File List: 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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