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  • Clean up your Wordpress plugins to avoid SoakSoak and other malware threats

    Watch out for SoakSoak, a new malware threat that has compromised more than 100,000 Wordpress websites and led to more than 11,000 domains' being blacklisted by Google. Wordpress is a hugely popular and widely used Web publishing platform, so it's important to understand how the SoakSoak malware works, and what you can do to prevent your own Wordpress site from being compromised.

    Tony Bradley | 20 Dec | Read more

  • WordPress warns server admins of Trojans

    Companies and bloggers that run their own WordPress installations should make sure that they have not downloaded any of three popular plugins that were, for about 24 hours, playing host to <a href="http://www.csoonline.com/topic/43400/malware-cybercrime">malicious code</a>, WordPress creator Auttomatic warned.

    Robert Lemos | 25 Jun | Read more