Yesterday, September 15, 2020, the Wordfence Live team covered The Hacker Motive: What Attackers Are Doing with Your Hacked Site. This companion blog post reviews the motives we discussed live during Wordfence Live and dives deeper into the minds of attackers.
You can watch the video of Wordfence Live below.
You can click on these timestamps to jump around in the video.
00:00 Introduction 6:45 How the Wordfence site cleaning process works 10:45 How the Wordfence real-time blacklist works 14:06 Updates on the WordPress File Manager plugin vulnerability 19:16 Backdoors