Cant login, HELP!!

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Cant login, HELP!!

Post by dontblink438 » Thu Feb 14, 2008 2:53 am

Ok so when i type in
to login to the back end, it just brings me to the home page, i KNOW ive been hacked, he said he did it, so, any way to fix this?

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Re: Cant login, HELP!!

Post by RussW » Fri Feb 15, 2008 11:14 am

Please review the following FAQ's ASAP, you will find a wealth of information related to your issues.

Security & Performance FAQ

It is not recommended to leave your sites publicly available and exploited, as it will only serve to promote the offenders ego and kudos and potentially expose the rest of the server to attack.

The above mentioned FAQ will provide with more than enough information to assist you in further securing your sites.

Particular entries of note and to pay attention to, are;

Joomla! Administrator's Security Checklist

Help! My site's been compromised. Now what?

Vulnerable Extension List

Other useful posts and tools;

Joomla! Tools Suite
How can I check my Joomla! installation's overall security and health?

What does Joomla! have to do with file permissions?

How do I find exploits using the *NIX shell?

Potential Exploit Checking Script

Auto-Change, Admin Password Script

In most cases, your hosts will be more than willing to assist, a compromised site is also a risk to the rest of the server, thus it is in their interest to help you resolve these issues in the most expedient manner.
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