Beren (beren_writes) wrote,

Well that was a pain of a morning!

3 of my eFiction sites were infected with Malware and I had to remove it all by hand. Luckily Dreamhost had a security bot that spots these things. I have had to change all the passwords and files for

They are now all sparkly clean again, but what a pain.

None of my other sites were infected, thank heavens - seems FTP should never be used nowadays, and SFTP should be. FTP apparently broadcasts your passwords to the world, or at least those who know how to listen.
Tags: info: bastard hackers

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