[wp-hackers] InstantUpgrade now with FTP support -- testers needed

Stephen Rider wp-hackers at striderweb.com
Wed May 30 22:05:53 GMT 2007

The first thing that strikes me on the setup screen....  Is it just  
me or is my FTP password going to be stored in plaintext in the  
database?  This seems like a security vulnerability to me.

MySQL gurus out there will be able to tell me if I'm being paranoid  
or not.... :)

Otherwise this looks like a very impressive plugin!

Stephen Rider

On May 30, 2007, at 4:15 PM, Alex Günsche wrote:

> some of you know the InstantUpgrade plugin and apprechiate its simple
> and clean upgrading. Now there is a new version in development, which
> doesn't need the blog owner to mess with file permissions -- it  
> does the
> file transfers via FTP.
> However, this feature needs plenty of testing before we can release it
> to the general public

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