Category Archives: WordPress

Do you have pages or posts that have galleries of images that you'd like to quickly…

Do you have pages or posts that have galleries of images that you'd like to quickly make into a slideshow? This Gallery Slideshow plugin is for you. No need to build an external gallery and place it on your post or page – this does it automatically. You just need to add a shortcode to your page or post and voila, you have a gallery slideshow of all images associated with that page or post.

#wordpress   #gallery   #slideshow   #plugin  

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Gallery Slideshow
Turn any WordPress gallery into a simple, robust, lightweight and fluid slideshow.

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It's important to keep your WordPress software, plugins and theme files upda…

It's important to keep your WordPress software, plugins and theme files updated.

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SMBs Neglect WordPress Sites and Flirt with Danger
A new study from CodeGuard reveals that many small business owners take unnecessary chances when it comes to protecting their WordPress websites.

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Looks like it's time for another server patch and reboot

Here's another article with a pull quote below:
WordPress users are advised to disable the XML-RPC process completely or to block pingback requests. Server administrators are advised to update their versions of glibc as soon as possible.

#exploit   #ghost   #gethostbyname   #linux   #wordpress  

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PHP Applications, WordPress Vulnerable to Ghost glibc Bug | Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Researchers at Sucuri revealed that applications such as WordPress that support PHP could also be subject to the Ghost vulnerability in glibc.

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WordPress – Vulnerability Alert

If you have a WordPress site, please take a moment to check your plugin directory to see if you have a folder called "revslider". If you do, please make sure that plugin is updated. Envato is offering the update for free download & can be accessed through a link from an Envato page that links from the attached article. (Link: )

The old Revolution slider 4.1.x plugin has a vulnerability. is a premium plugin that is used in many for-purchase themes. Unfortunately, it won't request to be updated if it was installed via a premium theme, so it's up to us to ensure our sites are safe.

#wordpress   #vulnerability   #revolution   #revolutionslider   #update  

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Report: Mysterious Russian Malware Is Infecting 100,000+ WordPress Sites
A Russian malware called SoakSoak has infected over 100,000 WordPress sites since this Sunday, turning blogs into attack platforms. It’s a potential shitshow, and it could’ve been prevented earlier this fall.

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Do you have a WordPress site and use "WP Download Manager"?

Please update your plugin to ensure you're fixing a vulnerability found in versions below 2.7.4.

#wordpress   #security   #plugin   #update  

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Critical Remote Code Execution Flaw Found in WordPress Plugin
There is an easily exploitable remote code execution vulnerability in a popular WordPress plugin that helps manage file downloads and researchers say the bug could be used by even a low-level attac…

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"Infinite WP" WordPress plugin vulnerability notice

For anyone using the Infinite WP WordPress plugin, make sure you've updated your plugin so this vulnerability is no longer present on your site.

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Vulnerability found in Infinite WP WordPress client
A Sucuri researcher found a vulnerability that could allow a malicious attacker to take over a users sites and put them into maintenance mode.

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Quick WordPress Tip

Don't lose visitors to sites you're linking to!

You could check all your external site links to ensure they will open in a new tab/window…


You can load this plugin and select the setting to have all external links open in a new tab/window — and it's set for good.

Easy peasy.


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External Links
The external links plugin for WordPress lets you process outgoing links differently from internal links.

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