Three days ago two WordPress sites of ours, were hacked via YUZO Related plugin (60.000+ installations worldwide). Both sites were updated to WordPress 4.9.10 and some very popular security plugins were active. Actually each website was running a different security plugin and BOTH totally failed in their mission.
We are having a huge spam attack in several Contact forms. All coming from IPs registered to M247.com all over Europe. It seems this is the worst spam attack we got the last 10 years. We are constantly bombarded from their IPs coming from:
..or, why do I get all this spam, and who’s serving it?
Spammers have long had to face a problem. Legitimate Web hosting companies don’t host spam sites. Almost all Web hosts have policies against spam, so spammers have to figure out how to get their sites hosted. After all, …