How to Check, Remove, and Prevent Malware from Your WordPress Site

This week was pretty busy. One of the non-profits that I know found themselves in quite a predicament – their WordPress site was infected with malware. The site was hacked and scripts executed on visitors that did two different things: Tried to infect Microsoft Windows with malware. Redirected all users to a site that utilized JavaScript to harness the visitor’s PC to mine cryptocurrency. I discovered the site was hacked when I visited it after

WordPress Safety and Security

Our site is hosted on Flywheel and we’re also affiliates because we believe it’s the best WordPress hosting platform on the planet. Because of WordPress’s popularity, it’s become a popular target of hackers. That doesn’t mean it can’t be a secure platform, though, it just means that it’s in every user’s best interest to ensure they maintain the platform, the plugins and keep their sites safe. We let Flywheel do much of this for us!