Security Updates Week of 9/29/17

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Hacker Hides Backdoor Inside Fake WordPress Security Plugin – BleepingComputer

http://news.google.com Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:02:42 GMT

The Media Temple Blog (press release) (blog)Hacker Hides Backdoor Inside Fake WordPress Security PluginBleepingComputerA cyber-criminal has hidden the code for a PHP backdoor inside the source code of a WordPress plugin masquerading as a security too …

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Security Changes in WordPress 4.8.2 – Hashed Out by The SSL Store™ (registration) (blog)

http://news.google.com Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:44:22 GMT

Hashed Out by The SSL Store™ (registration) (blog)Security Changes in WordPress 4.8.2Hashed Out by The SSL Store™ (registration) (blog)WordPress also thanked the individuals that reported the vulnerabilities for practicing responsible disclosure. Res …

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WordPress 4.8.2 is out, update your website now – Naked Security

http://news.google.com Tue, 26 Sep 2017 13:34:05 GMT

Naked SecurityWordPress 4.8.2 is out, update your website nowNaked SecurityWordPress 4.8.2 is out, featuring nine security fixes website owners will want to apply, well, now. All told, there have been six updates this year featuring security fixes, i …

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New WordPress malware: What to do about WP-Base-SEO – TechTarget

http://news.google.com Fri, 29 Sep 2017 13:03:38 GMT

New WordPress malware: What to do about WP-Base-SEOTechTargetJessica Ortega, web security research analyst at SiteLock LLC, a website security company based in Scottsdale, Ariz., wrote about a malicious SEO plug-in for WordPress. Ortega noted that th …

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