Tag Archives: WordPress

WordPress Update Accidentally Disabled the Automatic Updates Function

Website administrators working under WordPress have had a tough week. On Monday, WordPress developers published a new version of the CMS (WordPress 4.9.3), which was supposed to fix a number of minor problems, but accidentally disabled the automatic updates, function that allows WordPress to be updated independently, without user intervention. Although the error was quickly… Read More »

Over 2000 WordPress Sites Infected with Keylogger and Crypto Miners

In December 2017, Sucuri, a well known security company, reported some malicious campaigns deployed against poorly protected and not updated sites running on WordPress. Security experts discovered that attackers injects malicious scripts that work as a keylogger on hacked sites stealing all the data that users bring into various forms. Of course the most interesting… Read More »