JetPack Stats Plugin Hijacks Comments

Automattic JetPack Stats Plugin Hijacks Comments on Self-Hosted WordPress Blogs without Permission
November 21, 2011 · 26 comments
by BufferShare

One of the benefits of knowing really sharp bloggers is they notice and warn other bloggers right away of changes that are detrimental to their blogs.

When business coach and online project management consultant Vernessa Taylor noticed that the subscribe to comments function Ileane usually used was replaced by an email from, they discussed the issue and realized the latest update of JetPack Stats – a WordPress provided stats plugin – was the culprit.

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