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Hacking WordPress Sites on Shared Servers

A website is only as safe as the weakest link on its shared server. Once a hacker gains access to one site on the server, they can easily infect other sites that share the same server permissions. This is called cross-site contamination. When it comes to WordPress websites, the core structure is well known by…

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WP Mobile Detector Vulnerability Being Exploited in the Wild

***Update: The WP Mobile Detector plugin has been patched to address the vulnerability. Please update as soon as possible, patched version is 3.6, latest version is 3.7. For the last few days, we have noticed an increasing number of websites infected without any outdated plugin or known vulnerability. In most cases it was a porn…

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