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WordPress security
By this time I’m sure everyone in the world has heard about the The Panama Papers.

Now, evidence has come to light that a set of WordPress security problems likely enabled the leak.

Here’s what we know.

In late 2013, the popular WordPress plugin Slider Revolution was found to have two serious security vulnerabilities. The first, found in September, enabled an outbreak of the “Soak Soak” malware. The second, identified in late December, caused several larger outbreaks of “WPCache-blogger” malware. Here’s more detail on these, if you want to wade through the technical stuff.

People, this is why plugin developers release security updates.
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