Ongoing website maintenance is a necessary evil – like a dental check-up. You might not like it, but it might save you a lot of pain (literally and figuratively) later
Google Buzz? Anyone? It’s been a while. But apparently its legacy still lives on – on some websites, even in 2017 — 5+ years after its official demise
The more complex and bloated themes get, the easier it is to include malicious code – knowingly or unknowingly. Do you know what’s hidden in your theme
Unless you’re keeping up with everything that’s going on in the exploit world, are monitoring your log files, log in attempts and everything around it (and even IF you do!) you are never safe
The best advice is to simply remove the (unnecessary) file genericons/example.html – but what if you have more then one installation (because you’re a developer a small hosting company) and therefore have more than one file to remove?
Website owners need to be more vigilant and understand that a website is an investment, and that they need to protect it, just like they take care of any other part of their business, their homes or their cars