My Site Is Throwing Virus Warnings. :(
Posted 09 May 2012 - 03:20 PM
*made up statistic because I cannot be bothered to find the source.
Posted 09 May 2012 - 03:32 PM
Maybe for WP but cracking a good password (MineP@ssword1!) would be long by brute force but true about changing all defaults when installing something. Checking the logs for 401's would show activity.
simply bots guessing passwords
I still say search for the initial cr[h]ack.
Posted 09 June 2012 - 08:19 AM
After that he got all the websites I have under the same IP and used the same password to log into the admin panel, fortunately I use different passwords on each of my websites except from one that got infected instantly.
After using backups for ALL of websites I went on and updated the timthumb file and create new admin, ftp, email and mysql passwords for ALL my websites.
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