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WordPress Worm currently wreaking havoc around the web

There seems to be a worm currently brute forcing thousands of wordpress sites. Please make sure your wordpress install is up to date and that you do not use an easy to guess password. In addition, I would use a username other than admin for admin purposes.

More details here http://krebsonsecurity.com/2013/04/brute-force-attacks-build-wordpress-botnet/ .