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Thousands of WordPress sites infected with a Keylogger and cryptocurrency miner scripts

Nearly 5,500 WordPress websites are infected with a malicious script that logs keystrokes and in some loads a cryptocurrency miner in the visitors’ browsers.

The experts from security firm Sucuri observed that that malicious script is being loaded from the “” domain, that anyway is not linked with Cloudflare.

According to PublicWWW, this malicious script version is currently active on5,496 sites.

The script running on compromisedWordPress websiteslogs anything that visitors type inside form fields.

“We also mentioned a post written back in April that described thecloudflare.solutionsmalware, which came along with the cryptominers. At this moment,PublcWWW reportsthere are5,482sites infected with this malware. It seems that this evolving campaign is now adding keyloggers to the mix.” reads the analysis published by Sucuri.

The script is a serious threat especially for WordPress installs configured to run as online stores, in these cases attackers can log...(continued)

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