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Developer Advisory WooCommerce Core

Spam Orders and Accounts from Bots

tl;dr Versions of WooCommerce prior to 4.6.2 contain a vulnerability that allows guest users to create accounts during checkout even when the “Allow customers to create an account during checkout” setting is disabled. This vulnerability is being exploited by a bot to place spam orders and create user accounts that are then used to probe […]

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Developer Advisory WooCommerce Core

Inheritance in PHP 8

tl;dr Inheritance errors due to incompatible method signatures will generate fatal errors in PHP 8, which may cause developer plugins to break.  You should check your code for classes that extend functionality in their ancestor with methods that don’t have a matching signature and update those functions. The details In PHP 7, inheritance errors due […]