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WordPress denial-of-service attacks – how real is the problem? [VIDEO]

Reports suggest that "29% of all websites are easy to DoS" thanks to what's being called a WordPress security flaw - here are the facts.

We wrote yesterday about a WordPress bug where an automatic update broke automatic updating, but that’s not the only security drama in the WordPress ecosystem at the moment.
There are claims that a bug known as CVE-2018-6389 “could put 29% of the world’s websites at risk of a denial-of-service attack”, and other similarly heady claims.
Is that true? If so, what can you do about it?
We found out from Naked Security’s Mark Stockley, who’s a WordPress expert himself:

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I am pretty sure a lot of people are still not aware of this bug and possibly large number of sites are already been compromised. Hard luck!


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