[ubuntu-uk] Website Hacked.....

Lucy lucybridges at gmail.com
Tue Jun 30 10:40:57 BST 2009

2009/6/29 John <jakewc2 at sky.com>:
> I just got a mesage saying no other sites on the server were hacked,
> just mine. I remember Lucy saying something about how many sites there
> were on the server, and I'm sure she mentioned something about other
> sites being hacked, or something along those lines. Can you give me a
> little bit more information about that. They are also saying that the
> phpmysql exploit was done on the site, not via the cpanel now that I
> told them about the strong password they gave me. I am pretty certain
> they are passing it off. Its so annoying. That is as far as I can get
> with them.

Hi John

I found the information on the site that appears to track defacements
like the one suffered by your sites. It's at

Looking a second time, there were only two sites affected in June,
which were yours. However, there were many more sites affected in
February on that server (i.e with that IP address). So, my apologies
for the false alarm. Although, I still say that you'll never know for
sure exactly what happened :(

If you can post exactly what the ISP are saying about the phpmysql
exploit then someone on this list might be able to give some more

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