Is "Testimonial Rotator" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: Unsafe Recommendations

Testimonial Rotator: Plugin Details

Type: Plugin
Author: Hal Gatewood
Latest Version: 3.0.3


Testimonial Rotator: Security Information

Insecure versions: Up To 3.0.3
Known since: 2021-02-22 18:15:00
Description: A stored XSS vulnerability exists where a medium-privileged user(contributor+) can inject arbitrary javascript in a custom field. The XSS can be triggered for other users with the same or higher privilege level, and could lead to privilege escalation.

Insecure versions: Up To 3.0.2
Known since: 2020-06-17 15:31:44
Description: A Stored XSS vulnerability has been found in the 'Author Information' textarea in testimonials from the plugin, which could allow an authenticated medium-privileged user (contributor+) to inject arbitrary JavaScript. The XSS will be triggered for anyone visiting public posts or testimonial page listing in the backend.


Testimonial Rotator: Safety Recommendations

We have rated Testimonial Rotator as Unsafe which means that all versions of the plugin have vulnerabilities.

We recommend that until an update is released do not use Testimonial Rotator.

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