A recent vulnerability affecting Wordpress website users using Akismet version 3.1.4 and lower have been identified by Sucuri.net. The vulnerability is about Wordpress “Convert emoticons like and to graphics on display“, said Sucuri.net on their official Security Disclosure.
Update as Soon as Possible
If you're using a vulnerable version of this plugin, update as soon as possible! In the event where you can not do this, please contact Jolly Works Hosting Support.
More details of the vulnerability, please head on to Sucuri.net's blog.
Thursday, October 15, 2015