3 Clues to the Easiest Website Hack Fix

3 Clues to the Easiest Website Hack Fix

wordpress-logo-notext-rgbToday I was notified of another website that was hacked. Unfortunately, it seems that WordPress is the target du jour so it’s even more important to keep it safe and secure.  After pondering, researching and googlebot-ing, I discovered several things:

  1. Several files in specific plugins had odd modification dates.
  2. Some plugins were active and some were not.
  3. Reinstallation of WordPress from scratch didn’t fix the issue.

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