Spike in WordPress hacks silently delivers ransomware to visitors

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Mysterious spike in WordPress hacks silently delivers ransomware to visitors
Researchers still aren't sure how the sites are getting compromised.

It's still not clear how, but a disproportionately large number of websites that run on the WordPress content management system are being hacked to deliver crypto ransomware and other malicious software to unwitting end users.

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http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/02/mysterious-spike-in-wordpress-hacks-silently-delivers-ransomware-to-visitors/5:04 PM 2/4/2016



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