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This is a public service announcement from the Wordfence team due to the potential wide impact this breach may have. Single sign-on provider OneLogin has experienced a major data breach. If you use their services and are affected by this breach, head over to our blog now where we explain what has happened and […]
WordPress 4.7.5 update was recently released. Your CDC Sponsored site was automatically updated, however, we do suggest that you check the Current Version next time you log into your site.
This morning the WordFence team is posting a follow-up to their monthly attack report for March. During their analysis of last month’s data, they discovered that Algeria had moved from 60 on our “Top 25 Attacking Countries” list to position 24. That was a big jump for a country we rarely see. They dug deeper […]
Some of you may have noticed that the Google Map option on your calendar posting has become inoperative. Surprise, surprise! Google has figured out a way to charge for its maps which are called by certain applications – Timely Event Calendar being one of them. In order to get a Google Map to display in […]
This morning WordFence published an in-depth analysis of a criminal organization that is targeting WordPress websites. They analyzed their attack methods, how they benefited financially from the campaign they are engaged in and they show that US based law firms are continually filing lawsuits against this organization. WordFence includes data on the volume of attacks […]
This morning WordFence announced a problem with data leaks from Cloudfare Themed WP Websites. THIS DOES NOT AFFECT CDC SPONSORED WEBSITES AS WE DO NOT USE CLOUDFARE THEMES.
Courtesy Dave Johnson, CommonDreams.org, February 18, 2017 So far President Donald Trump has signed very few bills. One lets coal companies dump waste into streams. Another lets oil companies bribe foreign dictators in secret. Now he is moving to block a Labor Department “fiduciary rule” that requires financial advisers to act in the best interests […]
(02/14/2017) By Larry Johnson, Clovis, CA Two decades ago Newt Gingrich (before he was booted out of Congress for his unethical behavior) and Dick Armey, those outstanding stalwarts of Democracy and the rights of the common man, put together the “Contract with America” which, in effect, shoved our country off a cliff. Gads what a […]
The recent REST-API vulnerability which was fixed in WordPress 4.7.2 is having a widespread impact on WordPress security. It allows attackers to modify the content of WordPress posts without authorization. If you are using Wordfence Premium with your firewall enabled, you are fully protected against this attack, even if you have not yet updated WordPress. […]
From Class Act… …To Crass Act