Matt Mullenwegâ€™s recent post about a â€œbogusâ€ WordPress security breach had me wondering about my own WordPress sites. Unfortunately, it turns out Iâ€™ve become a victim of a WordPress vulnerability whose symptoms are detailed here. Took me two whole nights of restoring my files and folders to their pristine condition. (Fingers crossed.) Take note that this is different from the ro8kfbsmag.txt hack, and seems to be a fairly recent attack. Thankfully, there are a lot of tell-tale signs:
Has Your WordPress Been Hacked Recently?
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