Experts agree that web development should happen locally. Their reasoning may differ slightly, but all reinforce the arguments against changing code/configuration directly on production servers.
We received this email from a small business owner requesting help:
Our site shows Chinese text trying to sell sunglasses instead of showing our content. My team can log into the site and can see our content is still there. Also, some of the code seems to have been changed and I understand index.php is missing. Is there something we should do, like, right away?
Our email response:
An injection attack is the most probable explanation. WordPress, on which your site is built, is like any major CMS in providing