A massive attack at the end of May targeted the database credentials of some 1.3 million WordPress sites.

According to a recent Wordfence blog post, the attack took place between May 29 and May 31 and was stopped by the Wordfence Firewall, which blocked more than 130 million attacks.

Ram Gall, QA engineer and threat analyst at Wordfence, said the attacks from this campaign accounted for 75 percent of all attempted exploits of plugin and theme vulnerabilities across the WordPress ecosystem.

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