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Wordpress sites under attack by Ransomware called TeslaCrypt

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Prankster, Feb 9, 2016.

  1. Prankster

    Prankster Registered Member

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    I am planning to setup websites for SEO. But 2 days ago, I saw this alert on Google News. I followed it and researched it. This is all that I found out. But this is chilling news for all of us. I hope experienced members may help us how to secure WordPress / seo sites from this menace.

    News Sources:
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    https://securityintelligence.com/news/teslacrypt-ransomware-targets-wordpress-sites/
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    http://www.tomsguide.com/us/wordpress-ransomware-epidemic,news-22219.html

    How Attack works -- Possible Remedy --


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    https://heimdalsecurity.com/blog/security-alert-ransomware-legitimate-websites-compromised-script-injection/
    Regards,
    Pk.
     
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    Prankster Registered Member

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    Tips on how to prevent infections by ransomware:

    Note: The preventive measures are must for Windows / Linux / Mac based systems.
     
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