Post Status Excerpt (No. 19) β€” How Can New Developers Get Started In WordPress?
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Post Status Excerpt (No. 19) β€” How Can New Developers Get Started In WordPress?

In this episode of Post Status Excerpt, David Bisset and Cory Miller talk about how new developers might be able to get a footing with a career in WordPress. (The first step might be more social than technical in nature.)

Wordfence reports that the official SendGrid…

Wordfence reports that the official SendGrid for WordPress plugin is vulnerable to authorization bypass if run in multisite. The plugin is no longer maintained and no longer downloadable from the plugin repo, but it is reported to have 100,000+ active installs. πŸ”“ Hat tip to Prashant Baldha who digs deeper into the vulnerability on his…

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Footnotes #456

Issue #456 β€œOne of the marvelous things about community is that it enables us to welcome and help people in a way we couldn’t as individuals.” β€” Jean Vanier, Community And Growth Howdy! Thinking about WordPress history lately in terms of business and product acquisitions, key investments and hires … it says A LOT about…

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DAVID’S PICKS πŸ“¬ Videos πŸ“Ί Here…

DAVID’S PICKS πŸ“¬ Videos πŸ“Ί Here are my video picks for the week: WordCamp Europe 2021: The video feeds from all three days of WCEUE are available on YouTube, with individual videos to be published in the coming weeks on WordPress.tv. Wordfence Live: Scott Miller explains how Wordfence recently became a CVE Numbering Authority. The…

If you or your clients use…

If you or your clients use Kaswara Modern WPBakery Page Builder (10k+ installations), then you might want to uninstall it when you can. Wordfence is reporting a critical zero-day vulnerability. And if you use Elementor, make sure it’s updated.Β A vulnerability was discovered last month, and more recently some third-party Elementor plugins received security patches too.Β …

WP Lookout has added a new…

WP Lookout has added a new feature that will try to detect and notify you when a WordPress.org plugin has been marked as β€œclosed” in the plugin directory. πŸ”Œ Founder Chris Hardie says they’re also noting plugins that have been in the news. The news sources to be considered “consistently provide thoughtful and in-depth coverage…

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