Repair hacked WordPress site
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WordPress is most widely used CMS now a days and hence WordPress sites often targeted by hackers.
It is really important to react immediately, if you had your WordPress website hacked. I’ve skills and experience in dealing with all kind of hacking issues. I can repair hacked WordPress site no matter what kind of hacked case it is. In addition, I can make sure that your website protected from a similar situation in near future.
Process I follow to repair hacked WordPress site
- Setup one temporary page for visitors so they know that website is not available due to maintenance work.
- Download the complete source code including database and setup in local machine.
- Scan the site manually to know the issues and prepare a plan to repair hacked WordPress site.
- Clean the site by removing injected code, repair infected files and repair database entries.
- Upgrade WordPress and plugins to current version.
- Re scan the site to make sure there are no further issues.
- Upload new source code to live server.
- Fix the file permissions.
- Add security plugins to prevent further attacks.
- Ask website owner to change FTP, Admin and Hosting server credentials.
- Send requests to few sites (including Google) to remove the site from blacklist.
Having outdated version of WordPress, theme or plugins is the number one vulnerability to hacking attacks. Major type of attacks are:
- Script injection
- Redirect or re-route attacks
- Backdoor attacks
- XSS (Cross site scripting)
- Malware attacks
- MySQL injection
- Link injection in theme or plugins
In any case if you discover the hack in your website, probably the most important goal for you is to repair your site, remove the damage, prevent further attacks and make site working smoother again. I can help you to repair hacked WordPress site.
Furthermore, you can go through FAQ on official WordPress site and find information on how to repair hacked WordPress site. In case if you need my help on any point then please feel free to connect with me.