WordPress Security: Nulled Scripts & CryptoPHP Infection

Dutch IT company Fox IT have released a white paper outlining an increase in a security threat they have dubbed CryptoPHP. The Fox IT CryptoPHP white paper is very technical and covers attack vector points for WordPress, Joomla and Drupal. Let me summarise their findings. It concerns something called “Nulled Scripts”.  Some of you may …

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State of the Word 2014

Enjoy Matt Mullenweg’s State of the Word 2014 presentation. Matt talks about WordCamps, gives some stats from the 33,000 responders of the annual survey and of course lots more about the future of WordPress. Some highlights 33,000+ responders to the annual survey from 179 countries three quarters of survey responses from international people (non-US) 2014 …

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WordCamp Sydney 2014

It was April 28th, 2013 around 5pm and I was sitting in a lecture theatre at RMIT University Melbourne. WordCamp Melbourne 2013 had just finished.  A few of us, including the rather exhausted looking organisers, were relaxing at the end of the conference while the buzz of people heading home and things being packed up surrounded us. It was …

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