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- 17 readers -
  • 8 Must Have WordPress Plugins for 2015

    …. By assets, I mean images, content, and so on. For 2015, here are my must have plugins for WordPress. BruteProtect There seems to be more mischief than ever happening on the Internet, and a significant amount of it is directed toward sites running WordPress. In fact, one of the most common WordPress security problems is a botnet attack. Bots will attempt…

    Jon Henshaw/ Raven Blog- 23 readers -