Hackers hack162,000 WordPress sites
There has been vary DoS / DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks in the past week. It seems that hackers have been targeting the built-in pingback system built in WordPress to maliciously compromise over 100,000 WordPress websites. If your website is a WordPress site it’s very possible that you could be vulnerable. In fact, the attacks seem to include Joomla, Drupal osCommerce and vBulletin CMS.
How to test your site?
Sucuri Research have a scanner that will allow you to test if a WordPress site is being comprimised by DoS/DDoS.
My Site Got Hacked will be able to help you prevent the DoS/DDos attacks from happening if your scan has returned positive. Get in contact with us and we can help.