XML-RPC is a remote procedure call (RPC) protocol which uses XML to encode its calls and HTTP as a transport mechanism. "XML-RPC" also refers generically to the use of XML for remote procedure call, independently of the specific protocol. This article is about the protocol named "XML-RPC".
Posts about Xml-Rpc
  • Combatting XML-RPC Attacks On WordPress

    … Windows XML-RPC Under Attack! Once again, we find a perpetual weak spot in the WordPress ecosystem as the target of a large-scale attack hitting sites around the world. The XML-RPC tool is vulnerable because it is one of the few methods that accept external communication, allowing pingbacks/trackbacks to post, as well as allowing website owners…

    Kim Castleberry/ Just Ask Kimin Blogging- 28 readers -
  • 8 Must Have WordPress Plugins for 2015

    … attacks called BruteProtect. This is now one of the first plugins I install on my sites. FeedPress Subscribing to blogs via email and RSS is still alive and well. In the past, people used FeedBurner – a Google acquisition that appears to be on life support – and other services for managing subscriptions and subscriber analytics. Fortunately…

    Jon Henshaw/ Raven Blog- 30 readers -