Hackers Attacking WordPress Blogs
One might be forgiven for assuming this is a belated April Fools joke but in reality for those who’s websites were hacked it is far from funny.
The world’s IT press are publishing the news that there is a massive attack of botnets happening against WordPress sites right now.
The BBC, Zdnet and all the tech press are reporting that something in the region of 90,000 bots are targetting the admin account under a massive bruteforce attack.
Some people are saying just install one of the free plugins. Its not enough – you need to be comprehensive with your security.
Here is what Mashable had to say on this: