Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

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Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by TapGames » Tue Nov 21, 2017 5:19 pm

Hi All,

I have been contacted by a friend to try to fix his Joomla! 2.5.28 issue. There are a couple of weird things to his website. First, the Joomla backend/admin is behaving weird, all the buttons go to an empty page with just a password input field. See attachment.

The website self-looks alright except for the links that show a 404 error.

The Joomla admin is totally unusable you can log in and see the admin backend but none of the buttons work it just shows a blank page with a password input field.

Please help!

Thanks!
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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by Per Yngve Berg » Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:17 pm

viewtopic.php?f=621&t=582860 Please.

You may have been hacked.

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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by TapGames » Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:37 pm

Hi Per,

Thanks for the link, I can safely post this information generated by this script for you to look at?

Cheers, Roy

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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by toivo » Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:49 pm

Yes, it is safe if you follow the instructions.
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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by TapGames » Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:56 pm

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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by leolam » Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:54 pm

Helaas ben je de klos. Je bent gehacked. Regretfully you have been hacked https://sitecheck.sucuri.net/results/blueunit.nl

Now how to solve this? The ONLY way: viewtopic.php?f=621&t=582854 or you hire a professional to help you

Leo 8)

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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by Per Yngve Berg » Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:03 pm

@leolam you forgot to check again. This is a Windows NT Server.

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Re: Admin backend menu buttons shows a password input field

Post by leolam » Thu Nov 23, 2017 3:07 pm

Per Yngve Berg wrote:@leolam you forgot to check again.
Leave the "again" statement Per. You are aware what a stigma is?

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