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Popular WordPress SEO plugin fixes XSS bug


Threatpost - (International) Security researchers discovered a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Yoast WordPress SEO plugin in which an attacker could leverage "snippet preview" functionality to force a vulnerable site to execute arbitrary hypertext markup language (HTML) code.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:29