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I am sure I have seen somewhere on this site, instructions on how to change the admin url from mysite/administrator to mysite/newadmin or the like. Can anyone point me to the right spot? It looks like a bot tried to hack my site on Christmas ...
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I have a site which uses a number of different forms, all of which I would like to keep secure. How do I make the pages with the forms "secure" using https while the other pages and articles kept on http? I've heard there have been is...
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I have a Joomla website which I had built for me by a web developer who created the template as well as the sites functionality (the developer has since stopped work due to ill health). My site has a shopping cart, forum and members area. I haven't...
Okay, before I start... I know I'm an idiot! Basically, I am superuser (and only user) on my site. I have a 'down for maintenance' screen up when you hit the URL while I work behind the scenes. My colleagues wanted to see what I'd done so I g...
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I have heard this happen twice in the past week, so it's worth retelling the story here. As much as I hate to admit it, hackers are getting smarter. One practice is to insert code that is only seen by Google. Everyone else sees the normal page. F...
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Hi Richard, I would assume that the suggestion box is pointed at you, for others to comment. Giovanni made a suggestion about a cheat sheet, and got some negative comment - i.e. no support. I would think that most of the people that look at this for...
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Good day, I seem to have had multiple visitors today, one of them being Skype, that unbeknownst to me, has changed some settings on my browser for me, whether I wished it or not - this feels like rape must feel, you know! Who knows what else they di...
I've been away over the weekend and returned to find two sites hacked by the Mob again. The .htaccess files have been edited with redirects and their permissions changed to 444. The redirects are to gafasendaDOTru again and gave a 404 error. ...
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