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Use with caution

Last revised:

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

Before using this plugin, you should carefully consider these findings. Read more about this recommendation.

Warnings

This recommendation applies to version 3.5.4 of this plugin, but the most recent version is 3.6.4. These findings may no longer be correct.

Findings

  • SQL statements are created without proper escaping (init.php line 382, recommendations.php line 193)
  • The plugin appears to allow unauthenticated users to list posts (init.php line 197) – though this is not necessarily a security issue

Reason for the 'Use with caution' result

The plugin contains or is likely to contain a vulnerability which could be exploited by a privileged user to affect the site’s confidentiality, integrity or availability in a manner exceeding their privileges:

  • SQL statements are created without proper escaping

Failure criteria

  • Execution of unprepared SQL statements

Read more about our failure criteria.