Weekly WordPress News: Malicious Code Found in pipdig Themes

Last week, we briefly mentioned the malicious code found in pipdig theme’s Pipdig Power Pack helper plugin. This week, we have more news on that subject, and we also collected some of the best pipdig theme alternatives if you find yourself suddenly needing to switch themes.
Beyond that, Wordfence detailed a zero-day vulnerability in the Yellow Pencil plugin, and WooCommerce rolled back their marketplace suggestions.
Let’s get to all of this week’s news…
WORDPRESS NEWS AND ARTICLES

pipdig Theme Alternatives for WordPress Fashion and Lifestyle Blogs – check out some of the best alternatives to pipdig themes.
Pipdig Update: Dishonest Denials, Erased Evidence, and Ongoing Offenses – Wordfence shares more detail on what happened with pipdig.
Pipdig Under Investigation, Company is Refusing Customers’ Refund Requests – …and WP Tavern also has some updates as well.
WooCommerce 3.6 RC2 Removes Marketplace Suggestions from Product Listing, Adds Setting to Turn them Off – those marketplace suggestions we mentioned last week? There have been some changes due to the negative feedback.
GoDaddy Acquires CoBlocks, ThemeBeans and Block Gallery – GoDaddy made another acquisition in the WordPress space.  » Read More