!!

Welcome Guest

You are viewing this forum as a guest therefore You are Not Allowed to Post and Reply and You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

collapse

* Search


* Recent Replies

About the ftp client Filezilla login details by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Today at 12:52 AM]


General questions by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Yesterday at 08:43 PM]


Happy New Year by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Yesterday at 11:11 AM]


How to Do Keyword Research Without Any Tools by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Jan 15, 2018]


See What Happen To My Payoneer Card by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Jan 11, 2018]


Local wordpress or live wordpress?? by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Jan 09, 2018]


PayPal issues by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 31, 2017]


Website design issUe by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 31, 2017]


Facebook Ads Payment by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 29, 2017]


Running a PPC Campaign in an Non-English Language Country by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 29, 2017]


Joint venture on a single site by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 25, 2017]


How to Apply for Payoneer Card and US Payment Service to Receive Amazon & others by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 16, 2017]


don't have a website but still wants to run the online marketin by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 09, 2017]


Webhost purchase by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 09, 2017]


Payoneer Application by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 09, 2017]


Bing Ads And Google Adwords Payment Methods by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Dec 07, 2017]


Selling Ebooks At Amazon by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 26, 2017]


facebook fan page by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 26, 2017]


Pay Per Click Fraud. by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 20, 2017]


Amazon Images/Images from Amazon by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 19, 2017]


Amazon Tracking of associate IDs Faulty by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 18, 2017]


how can i put html text and html tag into the notepad by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 17, 2017]


Direct log in to blogger by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 15, 2017]


facebook ads by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 03, 2017]


How to make a 3D E-book Cover (E-Cover)? by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Nov 01, 2017]


How Can I Change Or Beautify My New YouTube Page by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Oct 31, 2017]


Any Free Wordpress Theme For uni/poly Portals? by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Oct 31, 2017]


How long by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Oct 30, 2017]


How do I continue? by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Oct 30, 2017]


E-commerce Site by [Not Shown, Login to View]
[Oct 22, 2017]

Author Topic: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done  (Read 878 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 271
  • Respect: +85
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Abuja
  • Going on Gods Speed
  • My Rank: 48
Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« on: Jan 03, 2014 »
0
My site has been hacked, anyone with useful suggestions. I dont know this guys, dont know what they want, properly they're mistaking my site for someone's else. See what they have done You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login. Screenshot also attached.


You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 415
  • Respect: +73
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Nigeria
  • It may be difficult, but not Impossible! BELIEVE!!
  • My Rank: 15
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #1 on: Jan 04, 2014 »
+1
Eh yaaa.........

So very sorry Grace, that this happened to your site.

I viewed your attached file now, and i definitely agree with you that it looks like they targeted the wrong site.

Did you install those plugins like Akismet and others that helps to crawl and protect sites from malicious hackers?

Spoken to our Admin yet?

I'm sure this will be resolved soonest.

It is well.


Cheers!
;)

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 471
  • Age: 30
  • Respect: +73
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Port Harcourt City
  • 3rd Chamber
  • My Rank: 108
    • Nigerian Job Website
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #2 on: Jan 04, 2014 »
+1
omg are you serious? wow thats quite scary,i think its all these religious fanatics are at work,dont worry would ask what can be done. so sorry dear.
Better is not good enough, the best is yet to come!

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ***
  • Posts: 216
  • Respect: +28
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: abuja
  • My Rank: 22
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #3 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
+2
just visited the site now to see for myself. Grace, hope its not a form of ransomware used by hackers? any progress yet?
moving to greater height

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Administrator
  • Level: Mentor
  • ******
  • Posts: 259720
  • Respect: +7997
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Benin City
  • 18th Chamber
  • My Rank: 89
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #4 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
+2
Hello Grace, sorry I came onto this thread late. What did you use to build your website? I guess it was Wordpress. I did a check and saw that your site is on a whogohost shared server. I also did a check on the other websites being hosted on the same shared server with whogohost and noticed that a good number of them were also hacked too so the attack may have spread to your site from other infected Wordpress sites on the same server with you.

What you need to do first is to contact your host (Whogohost) and lay the complaint to them. If they are responsible enough they should be able to help you because this sort of thing is not always the fault of the website owner and in such a case any responsible host will support you to resolve it. Please do that and let us know the outcome.
Leave it for God, don't worry yourself. Leave it for God, don't cry no more.

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 271
  • Respect: +85
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Abuja
  • Going on Gods Speed
  • My Rank: 48
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #5 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
0
Thanks everyone and Boss T for your responses. My only resort was to contact Whogohost and i did that first thing this morning through online chat and i was asked to send my complaint by mail which i did, and shapaly shapaly Toba was able to resolve the issue.

But Boss they did not accept the responsibility for this, instead Toba said it was because i have some outdated plugins that created the loophole the hackers used, in a way i believed him because i've not locked unto that site for a long time, so there were so many plugins i needed to update. But with this your findings, i dont think i was totally responsible for the hack, all the same, i'm happy i have my site back.
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 402
  • Respect: +171
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Lagos
  • My Rank: 119
    • B'liv in urself.Your B'liv will Determine The Success You Have In Life
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #6 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
0
Thank God it's resolved. My advice: install a plugin that would secure your site.
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 340
  • Respect: +81
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Port Harcourt
  • My Rank: 40
    • Chioma Andy's Blog
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #7 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
0
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login
Thanks everyone and Boss T for your responses. My only resort was to contact Whogohost and i did that first thing this morning through online chat and i was asked to send my complaint by mail which i did, and shapaly shapaly Toba was able to resolve the issue.

But Boss they did not accept the responsibility for this, instead Toba said it was because i have some outdated plugins that created the loophole the hackers used, in a way i believed him because i've not locked unto that site for a long time, so there were so many plugins i needed to update. But with this your findings, i dont think i was totally responsible for the hack, all the same, i'm happy i have my site back.

Sweetheart so sorry that i am responding this late. And thank God you have recovered your site back. They wouldn't have been able to succeed with hacking your site for long dear.

So sorry once more but I am glad your site has been restored.
for your daily scoop on Entertainment, News, and much more- You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 271
  • Respect: +85
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Abuja
  • Going on Gods Speed
  • My Rank: 48
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #8 on: Jan 06, 2014 »
0
Thanks dear @Chimummy, been along while.
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 4 (Dedicated)
  • ******
  • Posts: 927
  • Respect: +323
  • Gender: Male
  • am already in cloud 9
  • My Rank: 41
    • Latest News In Nigeria
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #9 on: Jan 08, 2014 »
+1
Grace i'm really sorry about what happen to you, i have been on an illegally sabbatical leave. Thank God i am back to my beloved mind boggling forum.

Please i'll suggest in essense, you install Loggin Logdown pluggin and every other recommended security scan pluggin.
 Stay calm and refresh.
Browse & Download unlimited with MTN here You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Administrator
  • Level: Mentor
  • ******
  • Posts: 303816
  • Respect: +12017
  • Gender: Male
  • Location: Benin City
  • 34th Chamber
  • My Rank: 12
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #10 on: Jan 08, 2014 »
+1
Grace if you are using wordpress you should do what is in the following links (in addition to what has been suggested above)

You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

You should also endeavour to also keep your site, plugins and themes updated as new versions become available
Success is a state of the mind

Offline [Not Shown, Login to View]

  • Forum Guide
  • Level 3 (Regular)
  • ******
  • Posts: 271
  • Respect: +85
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: Abuja
  • Going on Gods Speed
  • My Rank: 48
Re: Site Hacked - Can Anything Be Done
« Reply #11 on: Jan 10, 2014 »
0
Thank you Boss A, will do that as soon as possible
You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login

 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
2 Replies
506 Views
Last post Aug 24, 2012
by [Not Shown, Login to View]
building more site

Started by [Not Shown, Login to View] Online Businesses

6 Replies
894 Views
Last post Apr 07, 2014
by [Not Shown, Login to View]
correct my site

Started by [Not Shown, Login to View] Affiliate Marketing

4 Replies
870 Views
Last post May 09, 2014
by [Not Shown, Login to View]
site review

Started by [Not Shown, Login to View] General Questions

4 Replies
786 Views
Last post Dec 31, 2016
by [Not Shown, Login to View]
E-commerce Site

Started by [Not Shown, Login to View] Website Design and Development

4 Replies
139 Views
Last post Oct 22, 2017
by [Not Shown, Login to View]

TinyPortal © 2005-2011
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal