close ad
Databridge V2 with MySQLi support IS Now Available!
open ad
View Menu

Technical Support Forums

Free, outstanding support from WebAssist and your colleagues

Wordpress Site Hack!

Thread began 5/14/2010 7:30 pm by carlene | Last modified 6/15/2010 4:30 am by carlene | 1045 views | 4 replies

Ray BorduinWebAssist

That is consistant with my beliefs... Wordpress has the ability to edit pages directly... Powerstore doesn't. They took advantage of the security hole in wordpress to update the powerstore site. Any php page on that wordpress site was vulnerable because of wordpress. It appears it had nothing to do with the powerstore other than the powerstore is built with php pages and was hosted along with a wordpress site.

Anyone with wordpress and any php pages should be concerned, but without wordpress there would be no way to add code to the powerstore site.

Build websites with a little help from your friends

Your friends over here at WebAssist! These Dreamweaver extensions will assist you in building unlimited, custom websites.

Build websites from already-built web applications

These out-of-the-box solutions provide you proven, tested applications that can be up and running now.  Build a store, a gallery, or a web-based email solution.

Want your website pre-built and hosted?

Close Windowclose

Rate your experience or provide feedback on this page

Account or customer service questions?
Please user our contact form.

Need technical support?
Please visit support to ask a question





Ease of use


security code refresh image

We do not respond to comments submitted from this page directly, but we do read and analyze any feedback and will use it to help make your experience better in the future.

Close Windowclose

We were unable to retrieve the attached file

Close Windowclose

Attach and remove files

add attachmentAdd attachment
Close Windowclose

Enter the URL you would like to link to in your post

Close Windowclose

This is how you use right click RTF editing

Enable right click RTF editing option allows you to add html markup into your tutorial such as images, bulleted lists, files and more...

-- click to close --

Uploading file...