NEWS FROM THE LAB - Monday, March 5, 2007

WordPress Remote PHP Execution Posted by Sean @ 10:14 GMT

On Friday, WordPress reported that a server intrusion occurred on WordPress.org. The result is that version 2.1.1 of their blogging software is compromised by a backdoor. The intruders modified two files to include code that would allow for remote PHP execution.

WordPress has corrected the issue and has released version 2.1.2. You can read more details here.