Category Archives: Security

FancyBox for WordPress Vulnerability

A vulnerability has been discovered in most versions of the Fancybox-for-WordPress plugin. This vulnerability makes it possible for attackers to inject malicious code into affected sites. If you’re using this plugin, you should immediate upgrade to the latest version. Our security scanner … Continue reading

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WordPress Security Q&A with VaultPress Vaultkeeper

Running a WordPress website means that you have to stay up-to-date with the best security measures in order to protect your website and data from any threats.  VaultPress Vaultkeeper and lead developer, Mark George, is joining us today for a Q&A … Continue reading

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SoakSoak Malware affects 100,000+ WordPress sites

Sucuri recently reported that hundreds of thousands of WordPress sites have been infected with a new strain of malware, which injects malicious JavaScript into every page of affected sites. According to their analysis, the “SoakSoak” malware uses a known vulnerability in … Continue reading

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Serious Vulnerability in bash

A serious vulnerability has been found in bash, one of the core tools found on almost every Unix, Linux, and Mac OS X system. The vulnerability affects most versions up to and including 4.3, except certain patched versions like 3.2.52(1). You should assume … Continue reading

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Custom Contact Forms Plugin Vulnerability

The web security team at Sucuri recently discovered a vulnerability in the Custom Contact Forms plugin. If the Custom Contact Forms plugin is installed on your self-hosted WordPress site, your site’s security may be at risk, and you should upgrade to the latest version … Continue reading

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