WordPress Malware...check your sites!

Posted December 16, 2014 4.8k views

Looks like another WordPress exploit.:
Some 100,000 or more WordPress sites infected by mysterious malware

Just checked all my sites and they look good. I did not bother using the suggested site scanner, but rather looked at the source code of all pages, since this:

“The in-the-wild attack observed by Sucuri causes infected sites to load highly obfuscated attack code on every webpage that includes the following:”


From what I have read, this was specific to sites using Slider Revolution, a premium WordPress plugin/

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Thank you so much for posting this, my entire site got it’s poo pushed in.

Thank god I used a backup plugin.

The attack blocked me out of my admin panel, corrupted the entire website - I’m still learning on Wordpress stuff, so I would’ve lost 5 months without a backup plugin.

Thanks for posting this, I’ve disabled the slide plugin right away.

TO check, use websites like for URL scanner !!