Vulnerability in WordPress theme component

Brute ProtectHackers exploit critical vulnerability in popular WordPress theme component
Attackers are actively exploiting a critical vulnerability in a WordPress plug-in that’s used by a large number of themes, researchers from two security companies warned Wednesday. The vulnerability affects versions 4.1.4 and older of Slider Revolution …
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Automattic Acquires BruteProtect To Help Keep WordPress Users Safe
WordPress now powers so many websites, it’s no surprise that it’s a favorite target for hackers. To keep its users safe, Automattic – the company behind both WordPress.com and the open-source WordPress project — today announced that it has acquired …
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