Very strange SPAM, a user was created

Need help with the Administration of your Joomla! 3.x site? This is the spot for you.

Moderator: General Support Moderators

Forum rules
Forum Rules
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Joomla! <-- please read before posting, this means YOU.
Forum Post Assistant - If you are serious about wanting help, you will use this tool to help you post.
Post Reply
rbd1612
Joomla! Fledgling
Joomla! Fledgling
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:47 am

Very strange SPAM, a user was created

Post by rbd1612 » Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:58 am

Hi

I have recently noticed that a new user had been created for my site, luckily the user was created as disabled and blocked, but it is the strangest SPAM I have ever come across. Does anyone have similar issues or know how this was done. I would like to close this security loophole.
unknown.JPG
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

User avatar
sozzled
Joomla! Champion
Joomla! Champion
Posts: 5863
Joined: Sun Jul 05, 2009 3:30 am
Location: Canberra, Australia
Contact:

Re: Very strange SPAM, a user was created

Post by sozzled » Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:07 am

See very recent discussion on this subject: viewtopic.php?f=714&t=959032
https://www.kuneze.com/blog
Former member of Kunena project team
If you think I’m wrong then say “I think you're wrong.” If you say “You’re wrong!”, how do you know?


Post Reply

Return to “Administration Joomla! 3.x”