Tag Archives Joomla Security

Joomla Malware Redirect Hack - How To Detect & Fix It

Joomla adds convenience to the everyday mundane tasks of managing a site. Powered by the open source community, this CMS is user-friendly. Joomla is also popular due to the wide variety of extensions it offers. Multiple vulnerabilities have been uncovered in Joomla this year. These ranges from Joomla XSS, File intrusion to Joomla SQL injection etc. These vulnerabilities attract attackers who try to…

Joomla Firewall & Joomla antivirus

Importance of a Joomla Firewall & Antivirus Multiple vulnerabilities have been exposed in Joomla this year. If left unpatched it makes multiple Joomla installations vulnerable around the globe. In the years to come, many more will be exposed. This is just how the cybersecurity world works. However, it doesn't imply that certain protection measure cannot be taken. The best defense…

Joomla is the second most popular CMS  after WordPress &  is regularly targeted by hackers. The below graph shows that XSS is the most common vulnerability exploited by attackers in Joomla like WordPress. Other reasons of Joomla hacked are Code Injection, SQLi,  etc. This guide is useful for your if you are looking for a resource to remove malware from…

Hacked WordPress, Joomla & CodeIgniter Website? This ionCube Malware Could be the Cause

Over 700 WordPress and Joomla Websites have been infected with the ionCube malware that disguises as legitimate ionCube-encoded files. IonCube is an old and powerful PHP Encoder which is used for to encrypt and protect files with PHP encoding, encryption, obfuscation and licensing capabilities. Owing to licensing costs, ionCube isn’t generally a contender for malicious uses. However, attackers found a way to…

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