Plugin inspection:

MapSVG Lite

Potentially unsafe

Last revised:

Confidence: Medium
This plugin has been given a short, targeted code review.

Before using this plugin, you should very carefully consider its potential problems and should conduct a thorough assessment. Read more about this recommendation.


This recommendation applies to version 3.2.3 of this plugin, but the most recent version is These findings may no longer be correct.


  • Vulnerable to CSRF

Reason for the 'Potentially unsafe' result

The plugin contains or is likely to contain a vulnerability which could be exploited by an end user and which would compromise the site’s confidentiality, integrity or availability:

  • An unauthenticated attacker can put arbitrary HTML on the site by tricking an admin user into clicking a link, see related advisory.

Failure criteria

  • Unsafe request processing

Read more about our failure criteria.