Monthly Archives: July 2017

Hackers Find Fresh WordPress Sites Within 30 Minutes

Hackers Find Fresh WordPress Sites Within 30 Minutes Last week our team attended Black Hat and Def Con in Las Vegas. They are two of the biggest information security conferences on earth. Def Con alone attracts approximately 20,000 information security professionals, researchers, government employees and fans. To say it is very busy is […]

If You Use This Script, You’ve Probably Already Been Hacked

If You Use This Script, You’ve Probably Already Been Hacked Hacking Made Easy Several years ago, web publishing company Interconnect/IT released a handy tool for finding and replacing text in a website’s database. This tool, a stand-alone file published as searchreplacedb2.php, includes built-in WordPress compatibility that makes working with WordPress databases a breeze. […]

Gravityscan Introduces Free Daily Security Monitoring With Trust Badge

Gravityscan Introduces Free Daily Security Monitoring With Trust Badge Today our team is launching a very exciting program at Gravityscan: a free trust badge program for your website that comes with daily security monitoring. You can find the full announcement on the Gravityscan blog. Wordfence provides a comprehensive security solution for WordPress publishers, […]

Wordfence Scan Gets Faster and Smarter

Wordfence Scan Gets Faster and Smarter Wordfence is highly effective at securing your website in part because it is tightly integrated with the WordPress API. We know your visitor identity information, so we can make smart decisions about who gets access and who gets blocked. It’s very different from the way generic firewalls […]