Web Design Blog

January 28, 2015

Be careful of where you download themes and plugins for WordPress, Joomla, Drupal or other popular CMS. Often times they may be insecure, out of date, poorly programmed or even contain malicious backdoor scripts as mentioned in the article below .

It’s best to work with a professional who understands security and keeps up to date with the latest information in the constantly evolving field of website and IT security.

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Unlike most website backdoors, CryptoPHP is not installed by exploiting vulnerabilities. Instead attackers distribute pirated versions of commercial plug-ins and themes for Joomla, WordPress and Drupal through several sites and wait for webmasters to download and install them on their own websites. Those pirated plug-ins and themes have the CryptoPHP backdoor embedded into them.

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