February 08, 2017 @ 09:56 am
A vulnerability in WordPress versions 4.7.0 and 4.7.1 has been exploited, resulting in defacement of websites worldwide. Within 24-hours more than 10,000 random websites had been hacked and defaced.
If you have a WordPress website, you are urged to immediately update your instance to the latest version available.
Details about this exploit at The Hack Post.