Category Archives: Wordpress

Critical WordPress Vulnerability discovered

A critical security bug discovered in WordPress can cause an attacker to cripple not only your website, but the entire server your website resides on. This is due to the vulnerability in the PHP XML parser used by WordPress’ XMLRPC implementation. This bug affects Drupal installations as well (Drupal 6 & 7) A reasonably skilled […]

WP Affiliate Surge

WordPress is fast becoming the “swiss army knife” of building professional looking websites and blogs. Yes, it is a blog at its core, but many people are finding WordPress extremely versatile and easy to use. The number of open source as well as commercial plugins and premium themes are staggering – you can basically find […]

WordPress Critical Update (3.0.4)

Just received a note from Matt Mullenweg – the founding developer of WordPress. Quote: “We’ve fix a critical vulnerability in WordPress’ core HTML sanitation library, and because this library is used lots of places it’s important that everyone update as soon as possible.” Doing an update update during the holidays is no fun, but you […]