Make WordPress Core

Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

Last modified 9 years ago

#33493 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Site is being redirected to a different site.

Reported by: iouentllc's profile IOUEntLLC Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 4.1.6
Component: Security Keywords: close
Focuses: Cc:


My site, seems to start up then suddenly is redirected to

As a new business owner I am not sure how to correct this. I need your help.

You did send me an email stating my site was updated recently but this is what is going on. Please see your email below.

Howdy! Your site at has been updated automatically to WordPress 4.1.7.

For more on version 4.1.7, see the About WordPress screen:

WordPress 4.2.4 is also now available. Updating is easy and only takes a few moments:

If you experience any issues or need support, the volunteers in the support forums may be able to help.

Keeping your site updated is important for security. It also makes the internet a safer place for you and your readers.

The WordPress Team

Attachments (1) (238.3 KB) - added by IOUEntLLC 9 years ago.

Download all attachments as: .zip

Change History (4)

9 years ago

#1 @macmanx
9 years ago

  • Keywords close added
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

This is for reporting bugs in WordPress, not support, sorry about that.

On first glance, double-check these things:

  1. Your home and siteurl values in the database:
  1. Any .htaccess redirection.
  1. Any domain forwarding at your hosting provider.
  1. Everything here:

If you need further help, please post to or visit for instead of replying here.

Last edited 9 years ago by macmanx (previous) (diff)

#2 @swissspidy
9 years ago

  • Focuses ui removed
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted

What macmanx said :)

Just to help you out a bit: Your post content and title contain this:

<script type="text/javascript">window.location.replace("");</script>

That's why your site is redirecting.

#3 @macmanx
9 years ago

Nice catch, swissspidy!

In that case, is probably definitely the way to go. :)

Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.