Critical WordPress e-Learning Plugin Bugs Open Door to Cheating

WordPress powers a lot of the web, 35% by some estimates. I’ve built a variety of sites on WordPress, mostly as a ‘get online quick’ response with the ambition to migrate to something ‘more professional’ later on. It never happens (this site is still on WP). WordPress is ‘good enough’ for most. I have personal experience of LearnPress and can tell you it’s tricky to lock it down, but make it usable. I feel the pain of these educational establishments…:

The flaws in LearnPress, LearnDash and LifterLMS could have allowed unauthenticated students to change their grades, cheat on tests and gain teacher privileges. […]

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