MalWatch WordPress Security Plugin

. February 5, 2010 . 0 Comments

WP-MalWatch is a WordPress security plugin written by Nick Ohrn designed to scan a WordPress blog on a nightly basis to alert a blog owner of potential malware or other evidence of a compromised blog installation.

The current version scans the Uploads directory for PHP files and has a Dashboard widget and report.

WP-MalWatch requires WordPress 2.9 and PHP5.

Planned future scanning capability additions include:

Detection of Ecode64 PHP injection strings in core WP files.
Planting of multiple .HTACCESS files.
Detection of URLs in theme files based on specific keywords (e.g.
Custom Scheduling
Email notifications

WP-MalWatch is a FREE WordPress plugin created by Orangecast Social Media in Dallas

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