A couple months back I was approached by a new client who had a site that was suddenly redirecting to a porn site - only when viewed by a mobile device. Further investigating, I found that the site was indeed hacked and whoever did it was taking full advantage of the site. On top the spam redirect, the site was sending out massive amounts of spam resulting in their email service being blacklisted. (more…)
Wordpress released the 4.8.1. updates on 8/2/2017 and contains 29 maintenance fixes and enhancements(no security updates based on the release summary). The biggest items to note are fixes to the new Rich Text Widget and the addition of a Custom HTML widget.
Full rundown of the release is available on the Wordpress 4.8.1 Release Post