jQuery.min.php Malware Affects Thousands of Websites

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Fake jQuery injections have been popular among hackers since jQuery itself went mainstream and became one of the most widely adopted JavaScript libraries. Every now and then we write about such attacks. Almost every week we see new fake jQuery
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vBulletin Exploits in the Wild

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**Update: CheckPoint disclosed more details here: Check Point Discovers Critical vBulletin 0-Day. The vBulletin team patched a serious object injection vulnerability yesterday, that can lead to full command execution on any site running on an
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Return of the EXIF PHP Joomla Backdoor

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Our Remediation and Research teams are in constant communication and collaboration. It’s how we stay ahead of the latest threats, but it also presents an opportunity to identify interesting threats that aren’t new but may be reoccuring. Such as tod
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WPScan Intro: WordPress Vulnerability Scanner

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Have you ever wanted to run security tests on your WordPress website to see if it could be easily hacked? WPScan is a black box vulnerability scanner for WordPress sponsored by Sucuri and maintained by the WPScan Team, available free for Linux and
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Joomla SQL Injection Attacks in the Wild

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Last week, the Joomla team released an update to patch a serious vulnerability on Joomla 3.x. This vulnerability is an SQL injection (CVE-2015-7858) that allows for an attacker to take over a vulnerable site with ease. We predicted that the attacks
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Joomla 3.4.5 Released, Fixing a Serious SQL Injection Vulnerability

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The Joomla team just released a new Joomla version (3.4.5) to fix some serious security vulnerabilities. The most critical one is a remote and unauthenticated SQL injection on the com_contenthistory module (included by default) that allows for a full
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Massive Magento Guruincsite Infection

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We are currently seeing a massive attack on Magento sites where hackers inject malicious scripts that create iframes from "guruincsite[.]com". Google already blacklisted about seven thousand sites because of this malware. There are two mo
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Security Advisory: Stored XSS in Akismet WordPress Plugin

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Security Risk: Dangerous Exploitation Level: Easy/Remote DREAD Score: 9/10 Vulnerability: Stored XSS Patched Version:  3.1.5 During a routine audit for our WAF, we discovered a critical stored XSS vulnerability affecting Akismet,
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Redirect to Microsoft Word Macro Virus

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These days we rarely see Microsoft Word malware on websites, but it still exists and compromised websites can distribute this kind of malware as well. It's not just email attachments when it comes to sharing infected documents. For example, this
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Brute Force Amplification Attacks Against WordPress XMLRPC

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Brute Force attacks are one of the oldest and most common types of attacks that we still see on the Internet today. If you have a server online, it's most likely being hit right now. It could be via protocols like SSH or FTP, and if it's a web
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