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What is .htaccess Malware? (Detection, Symptoms & Prevention)


Last Updated on 03/16/2024 by OTC

The .htaccess file is notorious for being targeted by attackers. Whether itโ€™s using the file to hide malware, redirect search engines to other sites with black hat SEO tactics, or inject content โ€” the range of possibilities for misuse is vast, making it a prime target for hackers.

.htaccess malware can be hard to pinpoint and clean up since it allows an attacker to make multiple changes to the web server and its behavior.

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