I was scanning my WordPress site with the plugin called WordFence and it said a core file was changed...
The file in question is...
Solved! Go to Solution.
Hi @LeonardRobert ,
Did you ever find out if this was was a hacking attempt or a normal core file update?
Wordfence has discovered the same issue on my client's site. I wondered if it was a changed made by GoDaddy.
Seems like it's a harmless change made by GoDaddy.
Found lots of references to the same issue. Here's a few of them...
I would agree with @danbooth, for a few reasons.
I'm guessing you're hosting your site on a Managed WordPress plan. If so, then anything in the /wp-admin directory would be protected to the point that even you wouldn't be able to change it. If you're not on Managed WordPress and this changed, then you might want to take a closer look at your other plugins and make sure there are no compromises.
Hope that helps.