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Need Expert Server & Database Technician to fix hacked mediatemple server
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  • Posted: Sat, Aug 11, 2012
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It has come to our attention that your 'thorsky.com' (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server has been compromised and is attacking other servers on the Internet. This degrades your service, as well as others, and is a large consumer of resources overall.


Your (dv) Dedicated-Virtual Server is hacked and, at this time, has been stopped. The hacker who has gained access to your system has replaced key system files with hacked versions. These copied versions are highly unstable and will most likely allow future back doors into your system; regardless of any security measures you implement from this point forward.

Due to the nature of this hack, it will be necessary to re-install the VPS for your (dv). The following KnowledgeBase article will walk you through how to do this:
  [obscured]  /questions/829/

This will back up all your current files to a "/old" directory on your (dv). You can retrieve...

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