WordPress Plugin Vulnerability Allows Website Takeover

This week seems to be super busy with data breaches and security vulnerabilities galore, looping you in on the latest vulnerability exposed today. News is breaking that hackers are exploiting a critical vulnerability in WordPress plugin Simple Social Buttons, allowing privilege escalation so that non-admins can take over administrator accounts or even whole websites. The plugin has more than 40,000 active installations, according to WordPress Plugin repository.

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