Comment on Display Widgets Plugin Review by Dave.

I’ve been using Display Widgets for years. Upgraded continuesly aside from the last version.

The only way I could see something was up when I click to see “details”. Then I saw the plugin had been deleted. I figured something was wrong. Googles, got to wordfence then your site.

WP Plugin team have a real issue here. Merely deleting the plugin form the repository will do nothing for anyone currently with it. Only make the spam worse. A simple warning text when trying to updated it would do – I don’t think it’s complicated.

Next, thank you very much for your hard work in bringing this to fruition.

I deleted the plugin. Reinstalled version 2.5. Is that enough to ensure any malicious code has been removed?

I plan to switch over to another plugin once I know the above