WordPress plugin vulnerability affects over 1 million websites

Wordpress security

The Starter Templates plugin by Brainstorm Force was discovered by security researchers at Wordfence to contain a type of vulnerability that allows an attacker to upload a malicious script that is in turn stored on the website itself. This popular plugin allows users to use over 280 WordPress templates that help speed up website development. … Read more

Critical bug on Microsoft Windows

According to Microsoft, there has been a critical vulnerability on Windows that could enable remote code execution.  The report can be read here: https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS14-064 The bug allows hackers to remotely take control of a PC, and has been present in every version of Microsoft’s operating system since Windows 95. The bug was rated at 9.3 … Read more