WordPress backup-plugin BackWPup Pro update – Version 3.0.13 with bug fixes

With more than 800.000 downloads, worlds most famous WordPress Backup Plugin BackWPup got a bug-fix-release. Beside a buggy redirect we closed a security gap. 

The center of this release is the fix of a redirect-bug, and the remove of a security gap. It was about Cross-Site-Scripting (XSS) (“…which enables attackers to inject client-side script into web pages viewed by other users”). Our thanks go out to High-Tech Bridge for reporting this. The risk can be considered as low. But we ask everyone to update the plugin!

Version 3.0.13

  • Improved: redirect
  • Added: countries added for rackspace cloud
  • Fixed: security gap
  • Fixed: Fatal error when uninstalling on WordPress 3.4.2 and older

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We work flat out on new features for BackWPup Pro, but decided to release this update to close the security gap as fast as possible.

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