A WordPress ransomware campaign is underway.
WordPress Ransomware Campaign News
WordPress Targeted with Mass Ransomware Campaign
“A massive malware campaign has been found targeting WordPress websites.
According to Andra Zaharia, marketing communications manager at Heimdal Security, hundreds of servers hosting WordPress-based websites have already been compromised. Further, antivirus detection of exploit code is low: only 2/66 on VirusTotal. Meanwhile, the payload also achieves only limited detection.”