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Phishing in joomla

Posted: Mon Sep 21, 2015 9:56 pm
by lea_cardenas

recently I have been getting some emails of warning that my site look like a possible phishing attack. I dont use any component or module that ask for those types of information.

Is there a way I can check my website (that works with joomla) so I can detect if the phishing is real or the warnings are just an error.

What is the way I can detect or test if my website is being victim of phishing?

Best regards.

Re: Phishing in joomla

Posted: Tue Sep 22, 2015 7:07 am
by pe7er
Compare your files with the original files:
create a backup of your current Joomla 1.0 website,
extract the files from your backup to a folder called joomla-site
download the original package of the same Joomla 1.0 version and unzip the files in a folder called joomla-org

Use software to directory compare all files & folders from joomla-site & joomla-org.
You can use Meld (on Linux & OSX) or WinMerg (on Windows) to compare the sites.
Analyze the new files & the ones that have been modified.

Re: Phishing in joomla

Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2015 4:52 pm
by lea_cardenas
thank you very much