Shortcodes Ultimate Plugin Patches CSRF Vulnerability in Version 5.12.1

The Shortcodes Ultimate plugin, used on more than 700,000 WordPress sites for creating things like tabs, buttons, and accordions, has patched a vulnerability in version 5.12.1. The plugin’s changelog simply says, “This update fixes a security vulnerability in the shortcode generator. To the author’s credit, the changelog clearly denotes it as a security update, although it doesn’t offer specific details.

This post was originally published on WP Tavern by Sarah Gooding.

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