The December 2016 WordPress Attack Activity Report – Wordfence

Wordfence published today an interesting report: the WordPress Attack Activity Report.

This new of a kind report shows the attack data for the previous month from the 1st to the end of the month and provides an analysis on the attack activity targeting WordPress websites.

The report includes a table that lists the most active attack IPs for December 2016. Ukraine still owns the top spot. Ukraine absolutely dominates the report. Out of 25 top IPs 13 are based in Ukraine.

Enjoy the rest of the report here: https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2017/01/december-2016-wordpress-attack-activity-report/

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WHAT’S TRENDING IN TYPE

Typewolf is the absolute best resource available for everything related to typography on the web.

Typewolf is an independent site that features typefaces from all type foundries regardless of where the fonts can be purchased.

Critical Vulnerability in PHPMailer. Affects WP Core

A critical remote code execution vulnerability in PHPMailer has been discovered by Polish researcher Dawid Golunski.

The vulnerability was announced on legalhackers.com yesterday but proof of concept exploit details were not included.

Unfortunately someone posted a proof of concept to exploit-db and to github demonstrating how the vulnerability can be exploited in the PHPMailer library, but not targeting any web application that is in use.

Source: https://www.wordfence.com/blog/2016/12/phpmailer-vulnerability/

December update of Adobe Experience Design CC

What’s new for XD on mobile?

  • Browse and open XD documents saved in Creative Cloud Files
  • View XD documents even when you’re offline
  • Browse all artboards in an XD document
  • Turn hotspot hints on or off
  • Share the current screen as an image

Read it here: December update of Adobe Experience Design CC

This month’s big news is that the first public beta for Adobe XD for Windows 10 is ready for you. More here: Windows release.