WP Ajax Edit Comments
Last poster's e-mail leak in "e-mail" field (2 posts)

  1. rasebo
    Posted 5 years ago #

    I tried to reply to a comment when I wasn't logged on as admin and I noticed that the name, e-mail and url fields were auto-completed with the previous poster's data. I have tried it on several browsers and computers, just to eliminate a freak cookie issue, but the fields remained auto-completed every time.

    This is a huge privacy issue: name and website are obviously not a problem, but I don't want to leak the e-mail addresses of those who comment on my blog.

    The problem went away after disabling the plugin.

    Plugin Version, WordPress 3.1

  2. Ronald Huereca
    Plugin Author

    Posted 5 years ago #

    Ajax Edit Comments in no way modifies the original comment cookies and default comment fields.

    I suspect a plugin or theme conflict. If possible, can you test locally with Ajax Edit comments installed and see if the same issue exists?

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