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Postby The_Librarian on Tue Aug 15, 2006 4:01 am

:evil:

Maybe the script kiddiot did left some nice prezzies behind... which is the reason the server's crawling all along... :evil:

Hope all gets sorted out in good time...

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Postby wrightc on Tue Aug 15, 2006 4:43 am

I did find a few files that had been tampered with, but I think they're gone now. As far as I can tell, anyway.
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Postby stjen on Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:44 am

You may have to go "Really" old school -- wipe the hard drive and reinstall everything from scratch...
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I had noticed something...

Postby markhb on Wed Aug 16, 2006 3:39 am

There was a link to "turkmenonline" or something similar on the WP homepage before you went old-school. That, the virus that the site was downloading... I think stjen is right and the safest course would be to wipe everything out and reinstall. They may well have some kind of rootkit on there as well.
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Postby wrightc on Wed Aug 16, 2006 5:22 am

When the hack occurred I completely deleted the wordpress installation and installed a new one from scratch. Since the slowdown I found a few hacked static pages hanging out in unused directories, but those directories have since been deleted, and uploading fresh templates seems to have completely overwritten those.

That said, as soon as we figure out what we're doing with my site I predict there will be yet another wipe and restore.
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