Timthumb Vulnerability Scanner
Found Vulnerability in plugin directory (5 posts)

  1. rwilki
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I thought this was interesting. It found a vulnerability in this file "cg-tvs-filescanner.php" which only exists because of this plugin. I deactivated the plugin and removed it. I guess it's not for this website...


  2. Peter Butler
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    Sounds like a bug - the scanner file WILL match itself (and therefore flag as vulnerable), but it should be set to skip over scanning that file. I'll try to take a closer look at what could have caused the issue you saw. If you've got any info you can share, I'd love to hear it. THanks!

  3. dmx09
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I have the same issue, it correctly updated instances of timthumb but does pick out vulnerabilities in these 2 files.


    This would be fine but it also keeps reminding me in a red dialog box.. Did you ever manage to find out why this might happen?

    Thanks for a very useful plugin btw!

  4. Peter Butler
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    DMX, I at least verified that this happens on Windows installations, but I've updated the plugin to handle those properly - should be working now.


  5. dmx09
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Works perfectly now, many thanks for addressing that so quickly!

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