Big news this week was an large scale attack on WordPress based websites, one again highlighting the importance of good security for your WP sites. Make sure you’re secure and take a look at our guide to WordPress security.
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Huge Attack on WordPress Sites Could Begin Super Botnet
There is an ongoing attack on WordPress sites sweeping across the web and your install could be next. Using more than 90,000 IP addresses, this attack is cracking admin logins on weak WordPress systems.