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Timthumb Vulnerability Scanner

Scans your wp-content directory for vulnerable instances of timthumb.php, and optionally upgrades them to a safe version.

10 reviews
Average Rating
4.3 out of 5 stars
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Works perfectly
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It correctly identified an older version I had running that was creating a vulnerability that was being exploited, and upgraded it in no time. Even gave correct error messages when I had permissions set up incorrectly for it to be able to make the change itself.

Itś broken...
By , for WP 3.9.1

As in http://wordpress.org/support/topic/not-recognizing-timthumb-2813-as-latest-version said, it seemed to be broken. Doesn't work anymore. Also the plugin-homepage exist any longer, it's now a paid service instead.

Found and Fixed
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A website I manage for a non-profit was recently hacked. Found out that the theme the company had been using was extremely out of date and unfortunately had this exploit. This plugin found the file and updated it to the newest version! Install, activate, scan, found and update! That easy!

Simple and effective
By , for WP 3.8.1

It does what it says on the tin, and does so nicely and seamlessly. If only all WordPress plugins could be like that!

it works!
By ,

it´s really working out

Great !
By , for WP 3.5.1

Great tool ! Thank you very much !

Very useful!
By , for WP 3.5

Not only useful for those running sites with these scripts, but also for developers and theme makers making use of the script (which despite the bad rep is vary good too!)

A must-have plugin for security
By , for WP 3.4.2

No WordPress site should be without this plugin. Too many vulnerable/outdated timthumb scripts still exist in some plugins and themes.

Found out of date script and malicous files
By , for WP 3.4.2

Great plugin, easily found the out of date timthumb script in my theme and suspicious files. A nice surprise it was able to automatically update the timthumb script too.

You need it
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Everybody needs it, because if you install later a plugin or theme which include an old version of TT, you're screwed.
Thank you for this plugin!

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