There is a blind SQL injection vulnerability that has been discovered in the popular WordPress SEO Plugin by Yoast, which could result in your site being compromised if you have an outdated version installed (126.96.36.199 or older). More details and examples of how an attacker could use this vulnerability to get into your site can be found in the WPScan Vulnerability Database.
As shown on WordPress.org, you can see almost half of Yoast’s users are using a version below 1.7:
Yoast released version 1.7.4 of their plugin yesterday, which addresses this problem. If you are using version 188.8.131.52 or lower we recommend updating the plugin immediately in order to secure this particular vulnerability.