On the starting of our blog, we said that you must avoid Nulled WordPress themes. Last day, one of our users said that he found a backdoor on his WordPress installation. The reason is this. He downloaded a premium WordPress theme. It was from a famous nulled WordPress theme provider VestaThemes. VestaThemes virus affected his website and he lost all work.
In this post, we will show you that why should you avoid VestaThemes and how to check the virus on their themes. Not only just VestaThemes. Also, most nulled theme providing website contains the virus.
All website is covered with a virus and malicious scripts. If you really care about your website, don’t choose them. Below, we have listed some experiments that we did on the website and the final results.
VestaThemes Site Check!
In Sucuri SiteCheck, I have added the URL. Check out the final results!
VestaThemes File Scanning!
I have downloaded the latest file from their website.
Uploaded it in VirusTotal.
Check the final result.
You can see that the file contains backdoor and malicious scripts. If you install this file on your WordPress blog, your blog can be get hacked!
You can try this test from your end to make sure that VestaThemes contains a virus. Their all new uploaded themes and plugins contain the virus.
Don’t go for nulled WordPress themes. If you have money to purchase it, simply get it from the original author. They will be able to give you recent security updates and proper support.
You can also find some stuff on our downloads section. They are safe. You are free to use our files.