This announcement is for the webmasters and administrators of websites that use Wordpress, Joomla or other open source blogs or content management systems. Recently it has come to our notice that many such sites have been victims of unauthorized access and hacking, leading to defacement or destruction of necessary data, files and contents of the website sometimes extending beyond recovery.
Wordpress has been reported to having multiple SQL Injection vulnerability. A search in www.google.com will show such reported instances. You can check the following URLs for some details and references
The vulnerabilities are different for every version and needs a careful observation to trace. You need to be aware of these at all times. Similar instances have been reported for Joomla also.
We request you the administrators to be vigilant and track all the activities in your website and take action for suspicious activities and users. To start you can follow a few points given below:
We hope that this information will prove useful and you will be able to secure the website in a better way. Please feel free to contact us for any further assistance or clarification.