Is "vm-backups" safe?

WordPress Plugin security and safety information.

Rating: No known issues Recommendations

vm-backups: Plugin Details

Type: Plugin
Author: Vinmatrix
Latest Version:


vm-backups: Security Information

Insecure versions: Up To 1.0
Known since: 2021-03-15 11:13:04
Description: The plugin VM Backups (up to and including version 1.0) lacks CSRF protection allowing an attacker to crafts a request tricking an admin to change the settings and potentially send backups to an email address chosen by the attacker.


vm-backups: Safety Recommendations

We have rated vm-backups as No known issues which means that we have not found any vulnerabilities.

We recommend that you can safely use vm-backups.

vm-backups: Staying Up-to-date

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

Choose Your Plan

vm-backups: Keeping Safe

If you're running a business, ecommerce, news, or other critical website, Jetpack also provides additional indispensable services:
  • Automated Backups
    Full backup of your entire site with unlimited storage space.
  • Restores & Migrations
    Restore or migrate your site from a backup with one click.
  • Security Scanning
    Regular, automated scans of your site for malware, threats, and hacks.
  • Expert Support
    Fast, priority support for any WordPress security issue.

Choose Your Plan

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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