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Protect WordPress From Hacks: The Need For Automatic Updates and Monitoring

In my last post, we looked at a site with a relatively small hack that ended up being a big problem – they were distributing spam through an outdated WordPress plugin. This time around we will take a look at a similar hack that went undetected and not only ended up being a big problem, […]

Recent WordPress-Based Website Hacks: The Panama Papers, The Redirect Hack, & More

Not a month goes by – sometimes not a week – without news of a hack into WordPress sites. With WordPress security, the suspected actors may change, as do the victims, but more often than not, the hack itself boils down to the bad guys either exploiting a new vulnerability or taking advantage of lax […]