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It is indeed a security issue to have those left as the defaults, but it is not an extremely serious issue. To mitigate the problem of known default salts, WordPress intentionally recognizes when those values are left as "put your unique phrase here" and will not use that phrase as a key/salt. Instead, it generates random 64 character salts internally and ...


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My advice is to not do long running bulk-operations over a web-connection in the first place. PHP works just fine from the command line. Write your one-time script to do whatever it is that you need it to do. If you need access to WordPress functions in that process, then include the wp-load.php file at the top of the script. Then, go to a shell prompt on ...


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(s)FTP into your site, or use a file manager provided by your host, and undo what you did. Then, if you were editing PHP with the built in editor as I suspect, don't ever do that again-- ever. It is like working on an airplane while it is in the air. Create a local copy of your site and work locally. Upload to the host when you know the code works. If you ...



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