Posts Tagged ‘ hack ’

MapMyUser.com wordpress ‘hack’ means new theme for the site!

Jan 5th, 2012 | By

I call this a ‘hack’ but in reality there was no breach of security, it was a clever little trojan of sorts put into my old theme by it’s creators.   What I’m talking about is the sudden appearance of a little tab on the right hand side of the page that messed up my
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Automatically blocking brute-force attacks on your FreeBSD server

Aug 1st, 2011 | By

I was going through my auth.log today and noticed that a simple brute-force attack was underway.  a few hundred attacks from IP’s originating out of HANKUK UNIVERSITY OF FOREIGN STUDIES in Korea(220.67.126.35), Sun Network in China(121.127.231.251) and finally from Vodaphone in Italy(2.40.63.99).  I’m not concerned about them actually breaking through as there are no open accounts
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Openx Server hacked and infected with malicious shit

May 2nd, 2011 | By

So I received a notice from google alerting me that one of my websites was infected with malicious code.. At first I thought it was a mistake on their part because of the sneaky way I serve my ads but when the second notice came in for another domain I looked a little closer into
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