How a Fake WordPress Plugins Can Wreak Havoc on your Website

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August 25th, 2021

There are many reasons to worry about a WordPress site. A fake WordPress plugin can be dangerous for your website because it can cause security vulnerabilities, leaving your site vulnerable to hackers and cybercriminals. If you already use a fake WordPress plugin, it may not be so easy to remove it; seeing as how they sneakily disable all of the plugins that would otherwise protect your website from being hacked or defaced.

Some fake plugins masquerade as legitimate WordPress

This is the first part of the article “How a Fake WordPress Plugins Can Wreak Havoc on your Website“
written by Tribulant Plugins.