21Sep

Security Reminder to Update WordPress Core to 4.8.2

A reminder that  WordPress 4.8.2 is now available . This is a security and maintenance release for all previous versions of WordPress, fixing six security vulnerabilities, as detailed at  https://wordpress.org/news/2017/09/wordpress-4-8-2-security-and-maintenance-release/ . We strongly encourage you to  update your sites immediately . Unless you have disabled automatic updates, or your hosting account doesn't have enough disk space, your site ... More

13Sep

Security Notice: WordPress Plugin - Display Widgets 2.6.0-2.6.3.1 - Backdoored

We have been advised that the Display Widgets plugin includes backdoor hacking code. This has been automatically removed  from all WordPress sites containing the plugin. For further info see:   https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/09/display-widgets-malware/ https://wordpress.org/support/topic/display-widgets-plugin-v2-6-3-1-includes-hacking-code/ https://stallion-theme.co.uk/display-widgets-plugin-review/   ... More

28Jun

Public Service Announcement: PSA: Petya Ransomware Affecting Critical Systems Globally

The Petya Ransomware has gone global this morning, affecting critical systems globally. You don’t need to click on anything or take any action for to infect your computer as it can spread into your system through the network. Read the following from  https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/06/petya-ransomware/  and take immediate steps to patch your Windows based computer . ... More

18May

Security Reminder to Update WordPress Core to 4.7.5

A reminder that  WordPress 4.7.5 is now available . This is a security and maintenance release for all previous versions of WordPress, fixing six security vulnerabilities, as detailed at https://wordpress.org/news/2017/05/wordpress-4-7-5/ . We strongly encourage you to  update your sites immediately .  Unless you have disabled automatic updates, or your hosting account doesn't have enough disk space, your site may have already been upgraded to ... More

13May

Massive Global Ransomware

A massive global ransomware attack on machines running the Windows operating system is underway and spreading quickly. See the WordFence  public service announcement and ensure that you are protected. ... More

03Feb

Security Reminder to Update WordPress Core to 4.7.2

If you don't have automatic WordPress core updates enabled on your WordPress site, you should update your site to WordPress 4.7.2 as soon as possible. It includes important security updates. See  https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/02/reminder-to-update-to-wordpress-4-7-2-and-check-your-site/  for more info. ... More