Category Archives Drupal Security

Drupal CMS is being used by various important organizations. In certain countries, it is used by governments also. This admiration can be attributed to its open-source framework and the spectrum of modules on Drupal. The modules enable site administrators to organize, customize and manage content easily on Drupal. But, despite the plus points, it is not to be denied that…

Not every Drupal website needs or wants traction in each country within the world. Websites like a flower shop, bakery, car wash, laundry, babysitting, lawn mowing, etc. may be relevant only to locals of an area. Overseas attention might be irrelevant & absurd for these Drupal sites. Now, this is where country blocking comes as a relief. Unless you consciously…

How To Remove "Deceptive Site Ahead" Warning

I am sure, you got a mini heart attack to have your website flagged with a scary looking red screen with the message Deceptive Site Ahead in it. And you have been striving to retrieve your website from that danger ever since maybe. Yes, you are in the right place. In this article, we will try to answer most questions around that dreaded sentence “Deceptive Site Ahead”. Further, we will help you in removing that face shaming message from your website.

Drupal File Permissions: A Complete Guide With Video Tutorial

Drupal is an open source PHP written content management system. In other words, the source codes in Drupal are rewritable by everyone. If the Drupal file permissions aren’t set properly, it becomes really convenient for hackers to gain access to these files and then manipulate them. Setting your file permissions right does not guarantee to shield you from all the…

Drupal exploit redirect visitors to phishing pages

Drupal is considered to be really secure and this was the reason for its popularity. Drupal is an open source CMS and is known to be robust. Being open source, its source code is publicly visible. This is a goldmine for bug bounty hunters. Drupal suffered from the infamous "Pharma Hack" to "Kitty Cryptomining Malware" in recent few months. Another infection…

Drupal Malware: How to Fix Drupal Kitty Cryptomining Malware

Drupal, deemed as one of the most secure CMS around the world has been in news lately for notorious reasons. A malware going by the named "Kitty" has infected Drupal sites making it highly susceptible to mining crypto mining attacks. The malicious script exploits the very well known critical remote-code execution vulnerability in Drupal “Drupalgeddon 2.0”, The Kitty Drupal Malware infects vulnerable…

Crypto currency mining malware

CryptoLoot scripts found in WordPress and Drupal sites Have you heard about GitHub? Surely you have and so have the crypto miners. Crypto miners are using files from the repository of GitHub. They have been using RawGit which is a content delivery network for GitHub. They also used serverless apps to generate many crypto scripts. Such crypto mining attacks are…

Critical Drupal Vulnerability: Massive localstorage[.]tk Drupal Infection

The spring of 2018 has witnessed a surprising rise in the number of infections stemming from Drupal vulnerability. Once deemed as one of the most secure CMS among its counterparts: Wordpress and Joomla, and catering to a number of businesses worldwide, Drupal has recently been subject to yet another malicious attack. Drupal users are currently tackling a massive surge in infections…

Drupal is an acknowledged content management system which was launched in 2001. Since then it has come a long way to becoming the third most sought after content management system with around 700,000 sites using it. Following we have a list of Unsupported Drupal Modules that have known security issues which haven't been fixed by their maintainers. Uninstalling these modules…

Drupal Vulnerability: Highly Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Found

Occupying a significant market share in Content Management Systems (CMS) used to develop websites, after Wordpress and Joomla, Drupal is a highly sought after CMS by major businesses and government organizations including the White House. Drupal is arguably the most secure CMS as it strictly adheres to online software standards (OWASP). While Drupal has gained prominence with the developers, it embodies an active…

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