Scan Free WordPress Themes for Malicious Code

Now a days WordPress is best blog platform to build blogs because of free theme, plugins are available.  Blogger can do easily new post, edit, add plugin, change theme etc.. There are millions free theme are available to add in wordpress. it’s just download and upload.

I think we should not trust the developer, There is always a possibility to inject some malicious code in those themes. That’s where this plugin helps you to scan those themes easily. Plugin called TAC will Do that for you. TAC stands for Theme Authenticity Checker.



  1. Download TAC Plugin
  2. Upload tac.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress
  4. Go to Appearance > TAC in the WordPress Admin
  5. The results of the scan will be displayed for each theme with the filename and line number of any threats.



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  1. Good post. The more I read it the more I like it!
    May I use it in my own blog? I’d love to share this with others.

  2. I saw your page on my phone thought the information was great.

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