[resolved] Version v1.2.3 (01/08/2013) Security Fix (4 posts)

  1. Handoko
    Posted 3 years ago #


    I saw the changelog of Adminer v1.2.3 (01/08/2013) mentioned there is a security fix, does it mean it solved the problem mentioned in this thread:


    Which does it also mean it's now safer to use because hackers are unable to access the script without login to admin backend?


  2. Frank Bueltge
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    The loader of adminer check for different parts, but the important check is, that you have the capability unfiltered_html of WordPress. The check is only possible, if you logged in and you have this capability; on default have this the Administrator. The check works also from outside the install.

  3. Handoko
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Not really understand.

    Does it mean, on normal cases only logged users who has administrator role can access the plugin?

    Anyway I feel safer to use it now because I know you have make it more secure. This Adminer and your Adminimize are both of my favorite plugins, very useful.

  4. Frank Bueltge
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    Yes, the access to the plugin or filed is only possible, if you are logged in and have enough capabilities, default the Administrator role.

    Thanks for the tribute.

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