PSA: 4.8 Million Affected by Chrome Extension Attacks Targeting Site Owners

By | August 17, 2017

This is a public service announcement from the Wordfence team regarding a security issue that has a wide impact. During the past 3 months, eight Chrome browser extensions were compromised and the attacker used them to steal Cloudflare credentials and serve up malicious ads. This post discusses exactly what happened, how to protect yourself and …