200K WordPress Sites At Risk Of Attack

200K WordPress Sites At Risk Of Attack

Last week, more than 200,000 Wordpress sites were notified that they might be at risk of attack due to a plugin bug that enables hackers to overtake websites quickly.

The plugin in question was Code Snippet—a WordPress plugin that runs PHP code snippets more cleanly. It means you, as the site developer, no longer need to create custom snippets to your website theme’s functions .php file. With this mini-plugin, the functionality of your WordPress site is extended because there is less load on your website. Code Snippets keeps your .php file clean and runs them on your site more effectively.

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