WordPress accounts are under botnet attack – Technology on NBCNews.com

WordPress accounts are under botnet attack – Technology on NBCNews.com.

If you use “admin” or “Admin” in your WordPress username, you need to immediately change your user name to something that does not contain the words.

A vulnerability has surface that exploits those words that can let and lets a botnet take over the account and use it to distribute spam and malware.

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