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Over 17,000 WordPress Sites Compromised by Balada Injector in September 2023

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Oct
2023
Over 17,000 WordPress Sites Compromised by Balada Injector in September 2023

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More than 17,000 WordPress websites have been compromised in the month of September 2023 with malware known as Balada Injector, nearly twice the number of detections in August.

Of these, 9,000 of the websites are said to have been infiltrated using a recently disclosed security flaw in the tagDiv Composer plugin (CVE-2023-3169, CVSS score: 6.1) that could be exploited by unauthenticated users to perform stored cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

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