Malicious CMS Plugins hijack web servers

Plug-ins and themes can add functionality to web services but they also offer an opportunity for malware authors. Fox-IT published a whitepaper that describes how this threat is being seen with themes and plug-ins for popular web server software. The malicious add-ins are creating backdoors for black hat search engine optimization.

Read more here:

http://www.securityweek.com/backdoored-cms-plugins-used-hijack-web-servers

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