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Sucuri WordPress Security Plugin Overview & Review - Elegant Themes

Sucuri sits at the top of the hill when it comes to WordPress security plugins. Every WordPress website should have a security plugin installed, and you can’t go wrong by installing the Sucuri scanner plugin. The company offers a premium… Continue Reading →

WordFence Security Plugin Overview & Review - Elegant Themes

If you’re a WordPress user then site security should be at the top of your priority list. As the most popular CMS on the planet, it has more than its fair share of hackers, bots, and bad actors with WordPress… Continue Reading →

WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: February 2021, Part 2 - iThemes

New WordPress plugin and theme vulnerabilities were disclosed during the second half of February. This post covers the recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on… Continue Reading →

How to Scan your WordPress Website for Hidden Malware - Elegant Themes

Many people hear the word hack and think of someone sitting in a dark basement in a hoodie, typing code into a command line, targeting a website by breaking through firewalls and dodging security bots like they’re a supervillain on… Continue Reading →

One Million Sites Affected: Four Severe Vulnerabilities Patched in Ninja Forms - Wordfence Blog

On January 20, 2021, our Threat Intelligence team responsibly disclosed four vulnerabilities in Ninja Forms, a WordPress plugin used by over one million sites. One of these flaws made it possible for attackers to redirect site administrators to arbitrary locations…. Continue Reading →

WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: February 2021, Part 1 - iThemes

New WordPress plugin and theme vulnerabilities were disclosed during the first half of February. This post covers the recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on… Continue Reading →

WordPress Security Updates: January 2021 - Pagely Blog

This article covers our public notifications related to major security issues our clients and the WordPress community should know about. We are always focused on prevention and the mitigation of […]

WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: January 2021, Part 2 - iThemes

New WordPress plugin and theme vulnerabilities were disclosed during the second half of January. This post covers the recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on… Continue Reading →

New Linux Server Vulnerability - iThemes

Security researchers at Qualys discovered a Privilege Escalation vulnerability in the Linux program sudo. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability to increase the privileges and take over the server. How does this server vulnerability affect WordPress websites? The majority of… Continue Reading →

WordPress Security: The Ultimate Guide - iThemes

WordPress security can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. In this comprehensive guide to WordPress security, we’ve simplified the basics of securing your WordPress website so that any non-technical person can understand and protect their website from hacker… Continue Reading →

WordPress Vulnerabilities Explained - iThemes

Unfortunately, WordPress vulnerabilities exist. WordPress vulnerabilities can exist in your plugins, your themes, and even WordPress core. And since WordPress now powers nearly 40% of all websites, the task of understanding vulnerabilities is even more important. Simply put: you have… Continue Reading →

Unauthenticated Remote Code Execution in e-signature plugin - Pagely Blog

During a recent audit we discovered an unauthenticated remote code execution in the plugin e-signature. All versions less than 1.5.6.8 are vulnerable. Disclosure / Response Timeline January 7, 2021: Initial […]

WordPress Vulnerability Roundup: January 2021, Part 1 - iThemes

New WordPress plugin and theme vulnerabilities were disclosed during the first half of January. This post covers the recent WordPress plugin, theme, and core vulnerabilities and what to do if you run one of the vulnerable plugins or themes on… Continue Reading →

WordPress Security Updates: December 2020 - Pagely Blog

This article covers our public notifications related to major security issues our clients and the WordPress community should know about. We are always focused on prevention and the mitigation of […]

WordPress Security Updates: November 2020 - Pagely Blog

This article covers our public notifications related to major security issues our clients and the WordPress community should know about. We are always focused on prevention and the mitigation of […]

WordPress Security Updates: October 2020 - Pagely Blog

This article covers our public notifications related to major security issues our clients and the WordPress community should know about. We are always focused on prevention and the mitigation of […]

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