[theme-reviewers] Functions.php Worm

Edward Caissie edward.caissie at gmail.com
Tue Oct 12 18:25:49 UTC 2010

@Gene -

Around the end of August several themes were noted to be using an older
version of timthumb that had a potentiall security issue associated with the
code as it was written. The timbthumb script itself was corrected before
then but there were still older versions in use on some repository themes.

If you are using timthumb you can get the current version here if need be:


On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 1:49 PM, Gene Robinson <emhr at submersible.me> wrote:

> Can you explain this further(Tim Thumb issues) or point me to where is was
> documented?
> -Gene
> > Theme Check also does a nice job of alerting to the Tim Thumb issues that
> were found a little while ago with older installations.
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