Sunday 21 April 2024, Poradnik bezpieczeństwa

Wordpress being used by hackers again


A new malware called Sign1 is being installed by hackers on a growing number of websites, mainly those based on WordPress. Discovered by Sucuri, Sign1 allows users to be redirected to unsafe sites by implementing malicious code in widgets, HTML plugins, and Simple Custom CSS and JS add-ons.

So far, the infection has affected over 39,000 WordPress sites, with further growth forecast.