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wslade

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  • Member Since: July 7th, 2006
  • Tyler, Texas
  • https://hackedwpapp.com
  • CEO at https://AssuredSAFE.org
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Website Security Expert

  • Posted a reply to "Locked out of admin page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Hi, I'm sorry that you are having issues with your new site. The link you…

    6 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to "Modify WP Settings, 403 error on save", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Are you getting a REAL 403 error from the server or the WordPress message "you…

    6 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to "Plug in to password protect pages", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your server should give a response. Most servers are behind a firewall and any properly…

    12 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to "Plug in to password protect pages", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    OK! I think we are on the same page now. When you get the error,…

    1 day ago

  • Posted a reply to "Plug in to password protect pages", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'd like to help you but your questions and the actions you take are confusing.…

    1 day ago

  • Posted a reply to "Potential malware hack", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I understand your logic of tracking down the result and then working backwards. Unfortunately, hacks…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Somebody attack my website (pornosite virus)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Homepage Hacked?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Logging into WordPress & Login page just refreshes", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I didn't consider the database as a likely cause. But your troubleshooting proved that the…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "PLEASE HELP! SPAM APPEARING IN MY HEADER ONLY IN CHROME & SAFARI", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "A bunch of malware files. How?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "I believe I've been Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Logging into WordPress & Login page just refreshes", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have you tried anything with your .htaccess file? Try renaming it. Try adding these lines…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked by Black worm anon", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't find a way to remove Porn Link from website", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Logging into WordPress & Login page just refreshes", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm disappointed that nothing you tried so far has worked for you. I don't think…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Development Environment", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I develop in a subdomain. Just using a subdirectory never seems to work right for…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "WP Admin Website Unavailable", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Does your site function normally when you view it? If yes, try manually resetting your…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Logging into WordPress & Login page just refreshes", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Check the permissions of various files in the wp-admin directory. Folders are usually 0755 and…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to link Home back to main static page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    There are several ways to do what you want. One if your theme has the…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Potential malware hack", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You are describing a classic hack. I am sorry to hear your client's site is…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Cialis Add on top of my webpage", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't update from 3.8.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    OK. There has been a one button update since version 3.7. You may be able…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't update from 3.8.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Can you define what you mean by site crashed?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't update from 3.8.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Good! What is not working on your site? Can you define what you mean by…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't update from 3.8.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Can you still login to your dashboard?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Website hacked: Crazy floating ad on my site now", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Suspicious behaviour: WP 4.2.2. update is jumping back to WP 4.1.1", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You might try a manual update. The steps are in this link: https://codex.wordpress.org/Updating_WordPress

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Nope, sorry. The sure way to clean up your site is to follow all the…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Help! My website was hacked..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry to hear your site is damaged. Do you or your hosting company…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry, but you have checked the most obvious causes of a 500 error. It could…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do you know if there were more than one theme installed? If you don't know,…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I guess the bk stands for back up. The file to rename is the ONE…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    leave it as old.

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    OK, rename the plugins folder. It's at wp-content/plugins. Name it plugins-old.

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I can give you places to look but it would just be a guess. Try…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Like I said, there may not be one. Ask your host for what the server…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It's in the same place as wp-config.php. Ask the host for help if you need…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked -- Restored mysql and wordpress files, but still only a blank page", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm sorry to hear you are having issues. Your blank page is a 500 Internal…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "301 old site vs Recrawl of new WP version", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I have that plugin working on a site that I maintain. Maybe you could post…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress.com Site Hacked - Pls. help", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Is this a WordPress.com website? If it is, you should probably ask WordPress.com Support instead.

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Network hacked, fixed, still vunerable?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm sorry to hear that your sites were damaged. Sometimes it is a real challenge…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "I think my sites been hacked!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Like I said, there is nothing wrong with your site. There is no need for…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "I think my sites been hacked!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @tara why should he scan his site when he gets a 404 error? It seems…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "admin redirected to 404 (/defaultsite)", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Go to Dashboard > Settings > General then look at Site Address (URL). Does it…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "how to get rid of Performance plugin a hack automatically installed in wordpress", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    In your Dashboard, go to Plugins > Installed Plugins then find the Performance plugin in…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "WordPress ecommerce website snail speed", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What about adding a caching plugin. There are a lot to choose from but I…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "301 old site vs Recrawl of new WP version", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Use a redirect plugin such as Redirection by John Godley. It will allow you to…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "I think my sites been hacked!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    It's called Referrer Spam. Google it if you want to learn more. Your site is…

    2 weeks ago

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