WordPress sites under attack as hacker group tries to create rogue admin accounts

A hacker group is exploiting vulnerabilities in more than ten WordPress plugins to create rogue admin accounts on WordPress sites across the internet. The attacks are an escalation part of a hacking …

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Critical 'Backdoor Attack' Warning Issued For 60 Million WordPress Users

According to WordPress, over 60 million people have chosen the software to power their websites. An ongoing “backdoor attack” is trying to compromise as many of them as possible. Here’s what you need …

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WordPress.com owner Automattic raises $300 million

Automattic Inc., the parent company of web publishing platform WordPress.com, announced on Thursday that it raised a $300 million as a part of a Series D round from Salesforce Ventures. Why it matters …

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WordPress.com parent Automattic raises $300 million from Salesforce at a $3 billion valuation

Automattic, the company best known for WordPress.com and its contributions to the open source, non-hosted WordPress alternative, has raised $300 million in a series D round of funding from …

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Salesforce invests $300M in WordPress poster child Automattic

Automattic Inc., the company whose name has become synonymous with the WordPress content management system, is now worth $3 billion after a $300 million funding round announced this morning.

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The Benefits of Using WordPress for B2B Websites

If you’re researching B2B websites, you’ve surely read about WordPress. It’s the platform we at Bop Design recommend to our clients (in fact, it’s the only CMS we use) and we’re far from the only …

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WordPress Parent Raises $300 Million

Automattic Inc., the parent company of web publishing and e-commerce platforms such as WordPress.com, has raised $300 million in its latest investment round, the company said. Salesforce Ventures, the …

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VC Deals: Salesforce Sinks $300M Into WordPress Owner

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Best WordPress Security Practices for 2020

WordPress is currently powering millions of websites. While the blog management system is easy-to-use, it has also fallen victim to repeated security attacks over the last 5 years. It goes without …

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WordPress, 2nd Ed (In Easy Steps)

The second edition of this book shows how to create websites using WordPress, without having to learn programming. Author Darryl Bartlett has written it for readers who may not be technically-minded …

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