We noticed that during the COVID-19 pandemic, the WP-VCD malware has also started injecting itself into plugins that can show statistics related to the corona-virus.
To protect your site from the WP-VCD malware you should not download plugins and themes from sites that offer nulled versions of the software.
Read more about WP-VCD malware and our analysis. 👇
WebARX analysed the WP-VCD malware for WordPress. The malware spreads by injecting itself into legitimate plugins and themes.