Hackers use the popular jQuery library to inject malicious code into websites powered by WordPress and Joomla.
Of course it is only a matter of time until such a well-known library gets the attention of those who want to use it for different purposes other than web coding. Fake jQuery injections have been very popular among hackers. And that brings us to one of the most popular infections of the last couple of months – the attack that injects fake jQuery script into the head section of CML websites powered by WordPress and Joomla.
What does it look like?
The script is located right before the tag </head> so as a normal visitor you can’t notice anything unless you look into source code