May Day Hack Attack! The Saga Continues…

by Allen Dresser on May 3, 2010

in Security

The aftermath of the on-going hacks directed at major hosting services continues to cause pain with those trying to clean up and restore their sites. Once again we at want to stress that these attacks are not limited to any one platform or any one hosting company. We have had reports for not only WordPress installations, but Joomla, Pligg and “Simple Machines Forum” as well.

This afternoon, Go Daddy reached out to us … click here to read more over at WPSecurityLock.


1 Alex Sysoef May 14, 2010 at 9:09 am

Hey Allen, I admire the work you guy do to help others clean up the mess. Although I do think that hosts should also take more responsibility in this resent attacks. I read some horror stories from people who took tremendous losses due to their business sites being down.

2 Allen Dresser May 22, 2010 at 11:04 am

Alex, thanks for the comment and thanks to you for putting a strong emphasis on security. I highly recommend your DVD at and would suggest that all WordPress bloggers get it and go through it.

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