SMART Patch Alert Resolution
The product that you received an alert regarding is your SMART/Patch feature. This scan runs along side of your normal SMART scanner and detects any vulnerabilities within your files, themes, and plugins for WordPress and Joomla sites.
Step 1: Launch your SiteLock Dashboard:
**You do always have the option to upgrade to the next level of service to allow for the automatic patching. To upgrade you will need to contact the billing authority of your services (SiteLock directly or your hosting provider)
Step 2: Checking the Vulnerable Files:
The best thing to do at this time would be to log into your CMS Portal and checking for any necessary updates. By always keeping your website up to date, it will help keep your files less vulnerable as the updates usually include security patches.
Step 3: Checking for updates in your CMS:
Once the needed updates have been made the SMART/Patch scan will run its daily scan and clear.
Hopefully, this guide was able to resolve your issue. Please let us know if you still require assistance by submitting a Support request through your SiteLock Dashboard, calling 877-563-2832, or opening a chat by visiting SiteLock.com.
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