Hackers breach FishPig servers to add backdoors

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FishPig extensions have about 200,000 downloads
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FishPig extensions have about 200,000 downloads

All paid extensions have been compromised, but the free version appears to be safe

Cybercriminals have managed to implant malware in servers belonging to an unknown number of online retailers after breaking into the server infrastructure of FishPig, a maker of Magento-WordPress i...

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