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A severe XSS vulnerability has been uncovered inside the Rich Reviews plugin. An estimate has it that the plugin Rich Reviews has more than 16,000 active downloads. Even though critical, the discovery of the vulnerability isn't surprising, given the fact that the plugin has not been updated in more than two years. In fact, Rich Reviews has been removed from…

Plugin Name: GiveWP Vulnerability: Authentication Bypass with Information Disclosure Affected Versions: <= 2.5.4 Patched Version: 2.5.5   Just a few weeks ago, a vulnerability was detected in GiveWP, a WordPress plugin installed on more than 70,000 websites.  Considered a high-security issue, this vulnerability is affecting the websites running Give 2.5.4 or below, as such must be updated to version 2.5.5. …

Block Countries in Wordpress

Majority of these websites are being run on WordPress in order to maximize their outreach. However, website may not want traction in certain areas of the world due to cases like treaty issue, potential cyber threat, etc. That’s when the feature of Country Blocking in WordPress comes handy. This article is dedicated to explain how to do Country Blocking in WordPress.

Joomla Security

Joomla CMS is widespread on the internet due to its ease of use. But, even though popular, Joomla suffers cyber-attacks quite frequently. Furthermore, poor Joomla security structure is the leading cause for the majority of attacks on these Joomla websites. This long-forgotten Joomla security asks for a fresh remembrance. Hence, we compiled this comprehensive & step-wise guide on Joomla security…

Not every Drupal website needs or wants traction in each country within the world. Websites like a flower shop, bakery, car wash, laundry, babysitting, lawn mowing, etc. may be relevant only to locals of an area. Overseas attention might be irrelevant & absurd for these Drupal sites. Now, this is where country blocking comes as a relief. Unless you consciously…

Today all websites face serious risks. But, it is the e-commerce industry that faces the most risks online. And, as it turns out, Magento is the leader of the e-commerce space, thus a coveted target. However, you can reduce these risks systematically by following a set of Magento Security best practices. In this comprehensive and extensive guide, I have listed…

Being used by one-third of the total websites, WordPress always manages to catch the eye of hackers. In recent years, the extent of attacks on WordPress is alarming and calls for action. Despite the attacks, WordPress Security is still a massively misunderstood and underappreciated concept. And, web owners find it more convenient to overlook it.  However, in the wake of…

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