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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 "Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry but your site has been hacked. Carefully follow this guide. When you're…

    16 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked or Viral", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Tara is spot on. I suggest Wordfence as a part of the hardening process. Plus…

    18 hours ago

  • Posted a reply to "Website Hacked - How to find code", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry your site has been hacked. Carefully follow this guide. When you're done,…

    1 day ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't access WP Admin page, hacked after installing Readygraph plugin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    That kind of help, you could have done without. According to Wikipedia, raw data has…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't access WP Admin page, hacked after installing Readygraph plugin", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Congrats on the new hosting. Exactly what form is the old database in? Or perhaps,…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Can't login to WP with my username and password. Possible plugin conflict?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I chose Wordfence over iThemes security because of the non standard modifications iThemes makes to…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Removing the https pages will not hurt anything on index.php.

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "The site ahead contains malware", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I am sorry but your site has been hacked. Carefully follow this guide. When you're…

    2 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Webmaster Tools > Site Dashboard > Google Index > Remove URLs

    3 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You are welcome. Good luck with your site.

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Well, after that experience, I not surprised you are worried at even the hint of…

    4 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Why would you make 9 posts before saying that you had been hacked? Wouldn't that…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Reinstalling WordPress Manually", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm sorry you are having a malware issue. Reinstalling your site with new files should…

    5 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do I understand correctly, you contacted SiteLock and they said your site had malware but…

    6 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Most hacks are automated so the regular attempts are not surprising. I would change the…

    6 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    @achadwick454 Man, I am sorry your site was hacked again! I have helped a lot…

    6 days ago

  • Posted a reply to "WP Security Scanning Software - Whats your flavor?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thank you. Yes, I check high sensitivity. I use Wordfence on all my own sites…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "WP Security Scanning Software - Whats your flavor?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I check all the boxes in the "Scans to include" section. Even paranoid people are…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "WP Security Scanning Software - Whats your flavor?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    All I use is Wordfence and a few simple .htaccess and functions.php additions for on…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "New type of SPAM in stats", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    If acads.net is your site and you didn't add the above file, your site has…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Error establishing a database connection", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    You're still using .htpasswd protection in your root directory. No one can see your page.…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hacked I believe. New admin added.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The hack could have added files with an older date than today anywhere in your…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "wordfence .htaccess file have been hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Do you have a question? Or is this meant for general information?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Wordfence is a small family run business and only recently hired someone to help. It…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Your site is a neat idea. I like the concept. I live in Texas and…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Keep getting new files with hacking. Email spam mostly.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm sorry that your site is being attacked. What does Wordfence scans say? Look at…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hack help", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ouch! That's not good! Have you checked with your hosting company to see what they…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I feel that a host that would not keep their customers updated with the latest…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Hack help", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What is the URL of your site?

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "hacked - Glasgow angling centre?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What does the hosting company tell you? The page I see at the above link…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I don't use the cPanel file manager, so I am no help there. Maybe the…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    SiteLock should be able to tell you if you have a problem with your site…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    public_html and www are the same thing. Just do all your work in public_html to…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Keep getting new files with hacking. Email spam mostly.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    How about answering the my question regarding the number at the top of the user…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Big Issue on multiple WP websites", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Solved using an outdated version doesn't sound like a permanent solution to me.

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Use Wordfence to delete the two files shown above. And rerun the scan in Wordfence.

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "Keep getting new files with hacking. Email spam mostly.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    When your look at Dashboard > Users. Do the numbers for Administrators at the top…

    1 week ago

  • Posted a reply to "AntiVirus WordPress False Positives - Too Many!!!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    This may not the best place to post your question. Posting to the WP AntiVirus…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The free version is fully functional for what you and I are working with here.…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Clear your cache and run Wordfence scan again.

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I don't see any signs of damage looking at your site. I see you also…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'll be here...

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Wow! That's a lot of files. Do you have a cache plugin running? If so,…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Stay AWAY!!", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    WordPress does a great job of telling us when a plugin has been updated. But…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Free works great.

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Cool! You can't call yourself a newbie anymore. Anyone who has poked around in the…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Website Hacked", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Search will answer questions such as this. Look at: http://codex.wordpress.org/Resetting_Your_Password

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "HELP! My Site Hacked - Files Added, Deleted & Modified", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    What plugin or plugins are giving you the information?

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I'm about to go off line for a few hours. Even if you found nothing…

    2 weeks ago

  • Posted a reply to "Invisible Administrator Users?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Note the two user id's from wp_user ID field. Then look at the wp_usersmeta user_id…

    2 weeks ago