Spikes in Attacks Serve as a Reminder to Update Plugins
The Wordfence Threat Intelligence team continually monitors trends in the attack data we collect. Occasionally an unusual trend will arise from this data, and we have spotted one such trend standing out over the Thanksgiving holiday in the U.S. and the first weekend in December. Attack attempts have spiked for vulnerabilities in two plugins.
The larger spikes have been from attempts to exploit an arbitrary file upload vulnerability in Kaswara Modern VC Addons