SoakSoak Alert : Update your WordPress themes with latest Revolution Slider Version

22.December.2014| 5 Comments

The massive malware exercise erupted from a nondescript SoakSoak code has severely affected hordes of WordPress Sites last Sunday. The three stage infection process is reportedly routing through vulnerability detected in Revolution Slider plugin.

Most of the premium theme users may or may not be aware of the fact that all Premium WordPress Themes by SketchThemes are packed with Revolution Slider plugin.

Since the older version is reportedly vulnerable to infection from (as the malware code is named), we at SketchThemes are at forefront in shielding the WordPress sites of all our premium theme users and valuable customers.

The malware is found to be impacting the WordPress sites in such a disastrous manner that it has compromised more than 1 lakh sites. This has led the Google to black list 11,000 domains on suspicion of this malware.

However, we request all our premium theme users to feel safe and secure as we present an update of our themes with new version of Revolution Slider plugin which keeps away any such malware.

Just Update your theme now with Revolution Slider Version 4.6.5 SkyWood and keep enjoying our beautiful WordPress themes without any hassles.

Download Update


Ashish Sharma
Ashish Sharma is an avid blogger, a dedicated theme enthusiast and demonstrate craze about everything WordPress. He loves to play with the ideas and sports creativity to derive maximum out of WordPress.


5 Comments so far:

  1. Tammi says:

    I have tried to download the update and it brings me to my Member Area, which does not have the update in to download. Confusing! How do I down load the new update?

    • Ashish Sharma says:

      Hello Tammi,
      Hearty Greetings for 2015!!

      To get the update please follow these steps..

      1. Login through the Member Area.
      2. Here you will find the latest update.

      Please let us know if you still have further query..
      Feel free to ask..

      Have a nice day ahead!!

  2. clh2014 says:

    I am having the same problem! I can’t find a link to download the update.

    • Ashish Sharma says:


      Just login in member area and download new version of theme that contain new version of revolution slider plugin inside Theme package >> plugin folder.

      Please update plugin manually
      1.Navigate to the Revolution Slider section in your WordPress admin panel.
      2.Scroll down to the bottom of the page, and find the Manual Plugin Update button.
      3.For uploading, use the file, which you can find in the main theme package plugin folder downloaded from SketchThemes.


  3. clh2014 says:

    Thanks for the above. Managed to update successfully!

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