Yes, it is true. WordPress has been attacked by botnet computers, Click Here for more info. Botnets are a network of individual home computers, typically controlled my a criminal gang. Experts highly advise when you log-in on WordPress, to change your username and password. Hostgator indicated early today that even after the mass attack, attackers can maintain control after admin credentials have been changed. However, taking full precautionary measures is advised. This mass cyber attack is a big deal and experts say it can spawn a never before seen super-botnet. The unknown people behind this attack are using over 90,000 IP addresses. WordPress powers 17% of the world’s websites, so the effects are being felt on a global level.
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