Massive Malware Infection Breaking WordPress Sites
The last few days has brought about a massive influx of broken WordPress websites. What makes it so unique is that the malicious payload is being blindly injected which is causing websites to break. While we’re still researching, we do want to share share some observations:
- This infection is aimed at websites built on the popular WordPress CMS
- It is targeting sites with outdated (vulnerable) plugins or weak admin passwords.
- Malware is highly obfuscated and attempts to inject SPAM to the hacked website . Continue reading