Some 100,000 or more WordPress sites infected by mysterious malware | Ars Technica

More than 100,000 websites running on WordPress content management system have been found to be infected with malware that attacks the devices of site visitors. Google has blacklisted more than 11,000 domains. Reports suggest that the attackers exploited a vulnerability in the Slider Revolution Premium plug-in, which the company has known about since September 2014.

Moral of the story: Install WordFence and keep as up to date as possible with the WordPress plug-ins.

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