For anyone running a website, Search Engine Optimization, is a constant priority. For this very reason, many WordPress site owners rely on WordPress SEO by Yoast to help with basic SEO concerns. It currently boasts over a million users and for good reason: It’s incredibly simple to setup and good at what it does.
Ryan Dewhurst, the developer of WPScan, was the first to identify a new security vulnerability for the popular plugin. This new vulnerability has the potential to allow full access to any website running a less than current version of WordPress SEO by Yoast (1.7.4).Continue Reading..