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Hacked WordPress Account: What To Do

Useful resources to read:

http://codex.wordpress.org/FAQ_My_site_was_hacked

http://blog.sucuri.net/2012/07/website-malware-removal-wordpress-tips-tricks.html

http://pengbos.com/blog/removing-malware-from-a-wordpress-site

http://ocaoimh.ie/2008/06/08/did-your-wordpress-site-get-hacked/

http://www.quora.com/How-to-remove-Malware-from-WordPress

http://webenso.com/wordpress-site-hacked-malware-removal/

http://www.gavinwray.com/2013/01/24/ive-been-hacked/

http://blog.sucuri.net/2010/04/conditional-redirects-or-the-htaccess-malware.html

http://www.wpsite.net/how-to-remove-this-site-may-be-compromised-warning/

Useful scans:

http://safeweb.norton.com/

https://www.virustotal.com/en/#url

http://sitecheck.sucuri.net/scanner/

Google Diagnostics page (user can find certain information of the malware by replacing example.com in the following URL with your own site’s URL: www.google.com/safebrowsing/diagnostic?site=example.com. this information is quite general)

http://www.unmaskparasites.com/

Plugins:

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/gotmls/ (Anti-Malware (Get Off Malicious Scripts) – absolutely useful to remove malware!

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/websitedefender-wordpress-security/ (WebsiteDefender WordPress Security)

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wordfence/ (Wordfence Security)

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/bulletproof-security/ (BulletProof Security)