It’s nice to know I”m in good company. Phpbb.com got hacked. Click Read More to see more.
Here’s a picture of the front page of phpbb.com right now. (Apparently, it’s been this way for at least a day.)
I feel for them. I wish I could help. It wasn’t phpbb itself that was the problem, but a mailing list manager they were using called phplist. It was out of date and had a vulnerability that was exploited. Yuck.
Do yourself a favor:
1. Make sure the backups of your website work and are stored where the hacker can’t get to them.
2. Make sure you’re doing everything you can to secure your server. I know I wasn’t.