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by CarolC1
Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:46 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise
Replies: 353
Views: 239222

Re: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise

Something I saw on phpBB Weekly
http://www.phpbbweekly.net wrote:the teams highly recommend that if you share any of the passwords that you have used on any of the parts of phpBB.com (forum, wiki, code forge, etc.), you should change them just in case, as well as changing your phpBB.com password as soon as it comes back online.
by CarolC1
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:06 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: convert ubb to phpbb
Replies: 12
Views: 6185

Re: convert ubb to phpbb

Were the pictures on ubb displayed using html? Html tags do not work in posts on phpbb. BBcode tags are used instead of html tags.
by CarolC1
Sat Feb 07, 2009 8:00 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: substitute word for the Legend
Replies: 2
Views: 2102

Re: substitute word for the Legend

I think #4 is closest.

I think you could also call it a key.

Here is a better definition.

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/legend

"an explanatory list of the symbols on a map or chart"
by CarolC1
Fri Feb 06, 2009 6:30 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise
Replies: 353
Views: 239222

Re: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise

We know what the entry point was (PHPList 0-day), phpBB made it difficult for the guy. I in no way even remotely fault anyone on phpbb for not patching something when a patch was not even released till many days later. However, I do wonder if the knowledge of the security hole in phpList was circul...
by CarolC1
Fri Feb 06, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise
Replies: 353
Views: 239222

Re: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise

The hacker gained access on (or by) the 14th January - and was not kicked out till the the 1st February. I would like to know the earliest date you currently have indications or suspicions he was in, and as your investigation continues and that date may change, I would like to be updated on any cha...
by CarolC1
Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:02 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Constantly kicked off board--even as Admin!
Replies: 2
Views: 2365

Re: Constantly kicked off board--even as Admin!

Hi Peter, you might want to read this article while you are waiting for an expert.

http://phpbbcom.phpbbservice.nl/kb/arti ... tings.html
by CarolC1
Wed Feb 04, 2009 10:44 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise
Replies: 353
Views: 239222

Re: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise

And that includes the version downloads and upgrade downloads as well then? (Thanks)

EDIT: Also is there any way to be sure he did not change a download, leave it that way for a week, then reverse the changes.
by CarolC1
Wed Feb 04, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: [3.0/Olympus] Discussion
Topic: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise
Replies: 353
Views: 239222

Re: [Discussion] Downtime and Server Compromise

There's something I've been wondering since the beginning, but since nobody else asked I figured it must be a dumb question. Are the modifications downloads and the version downloads in a different place where they could not be accessed, so you know they are all OK? Also, he said he started on Jan 1...
by CarolC1
Tue Feb 03, 2009 11:53 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Search function doesn't work
Replies: 1
Views: 1972

Re: Search function doesn't work

Could you give a link to your forum please?