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Why SoakSoak is Dangerous, But Won’t Ruin Your Business Website

Originating through WordPress sites, it’s now affecting websites around the world. The large scale attack began on December 14, 2014, which takes advantage of a vulnerability in a WordPress plugin. Visiting an infected site can result in malicious software being downloaded to your computer.  It’s a very big deal if your site is down or if your PC is infected, but it’s not making huge news, even though it hasn’t been contained. It’s not even trending on Twitter right now (#soaksoak) and there’s nothing on the Google News home page, but if you’re one of 100,000+ whose website is down, then
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