Casino spammer hacked Microsoft’s pro-privacy website

Casino Spammer Hacked Microsoft's pro-privacy website

Microsoft’s website dedicated to fighting American surveillance has been “hacked” by a spammer. According to the investigation reports, the website was still running an old and vulnerable edition of WordPress. The website Digital Constitution, launched in middle of 2013 after the leaks from Edward Snowden initially cam out, soon turn out to be a platform …

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Millions of WordPress Websites at Risk of Hijacking

Millions of WordPress sites at Risk of Hijacking

WordPress released a security upgrade not long after the news broke through the weekend. The vulnerability, which influences WordPress 4.2 and priors versions, permits malevolent JavaScript to be infused into a comment system, with the code being enacted when the comment is seen in a consumer’s browser, as indicated by security firm Klikki Oy. The …

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WordPress issues urgent security release: update your site immediately

wordpress security release

WordPress, the most popular CMS (content management system) has been reported having a critical cross site scripting security flaw alongside two other less damaging vulnerabilities. The guys behind it has fixed it and released latest WordPress version being 4.1.2 in an emergency. WordPress is the most used CMS (content management system) online, well actually, chances …

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FBI warns ISIS hackers misusing WordPress plugins

FBI Warns ISIS Hackers Misusing Wordpress Plugins

On Tuesday (April 07, 2015) the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) informed that hackers claiming to get concerned to the radical group ISIS are aiming sites that have weak WordPress plugins in terms of security. The vulnerabilities make it possible for attackers to gain illegal entry, insert scripts or virus onto the websites, as said …

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How to Protect Your WordPress Website from External Attacks

Protect Your WordPress

WordPress has become the most popular CMS (Content Management System), being used by the outstanding 23.3% of all websites universally and 60.7% of the websites with known CMS. It is based on PHP and MySQL, offering an easy and simple shelter for everyone to benefit from in blogging and web design. With the help of …

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Internet Systems Consortium Potentially Infected with Malware, Causing Grave Concern

ISC Hacked Malware

ISC has been down for maintenance, after an alleged malware infection issue. It is of paramount importance, as ISC is involved in the BIND (Berkeley Internet Name Domain) program and without DNS there can’t be Internet. The heavily used ISC (standing for Internet Systems Consortium) site has been down for maintenance, due to reasonable suspicion …

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WordPress Unveils Version 4.0.1 and Fixes all Security holes in Earlier Versions

WordPress 4.0.1 fixes Security Holes

WordPress latest security advisory fixes all know vulnerabilities in its online publishing sites including a security hole that allowed a malicious hacker to gain administrative rights to a site. The company also unleashed the youngest 4.0.1 WordPress Version which promises a safe haven free from all vulnerabilities. WordPress users can now blog their nights away, …

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