Plugin inspection:

Twitget

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.

Warnings

This recommendation applies to version 3.1 of this plugin, but the most recent version is 3.3.8. These findings may no longer be correct.

Findings

Lacks some HTML escaping. Does not use nonces.

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:

The plugin contains an CSRF/XSS vulnerability which can be perpetrated against admins.

Failure criteria

  • Unsafe request processing
  • Lack of proper output escaping

Read more about our failure criteria.