As valuable and useful as WordPress plugins are, they also have a dark side in that the plugin itself or the plugin improperly configured can present a risk to the security of your site, can conflict with other plugins, or can just slow your site down in other ways. See the WordPress plugins page for more detail.
What follows is a list of plugins known to have a dark side that needs to be tended.
- XCloner Backup and Restore. This
- NexGen Gallery
- Contact 7