I have included the email from mediatemple below
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.
READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION VERY CAREFULLY!
Skills: mysql, internet security, security engineer, web security manager, plesk
“Great service and skills in security. Stephen went above and beyond and finished all the tasks quickly which included complete re-install of server software and getting many sites back up and working after a hack on the server.... He also gave me some guidance for the future just to be nice.............Definitely recommend for anything security related... ”