2017 July

easy-peasy

27 Jul: Easy-peasy WordPress Hacking

Back in 2013, a web publishing company, Interconnect/IT, released a handy tool for finding and replacing text in a website’s database. This tool, a stand-alone file published as "searchreplacedb2.php", includes built-in WordPress compatibility that makes working with WordPress databases a breeze. Unfortunately, since the first public version, it did not...

hijacked

26 Jul: Expired Domain Hijacked WP Plugin Users

Malicious redirects are very common in compromised websites. Attackers DO TAKE ADVANTAGE of the site resources to promote spam, distribute other malware, backdoors, and perform all kinds of malicious activities. Sucuri, during an Incident Response investigation, found that malicious redirects were coming from a JavaScript loading via the website enmask.com,...

lol

25 Jul: Never give up your humour

One of our customer, a freshly launched IOT automation startup, ordered a recurrent keyword position monitoring report for its business niche. He paid, we delivered. It was bad. We have never seen so much abuse, so much disappointment in a single report. Long report with the same unranked positions showing...

Competitor-Analysis

21 Jul: What to learn from your competitors

Having the capacity to hire all your competitor's top professionals is not something doable. Constantly and actively spying on all your competitors is again a financially hard to pursuit strategy. But, monitoring all your competitor's keyword with a recurrence, that offers you enough breathing area is something cheap and easily...