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Cannot access Blog/Admin-Parser error/keylogger (3 posts)

  1. sugarplum
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I cannot get into my WordPress site at all...admin site either...keep getting error 'Parse error: parse error, unexpected '<', expecting ']' in /home/revoltam/public_html/wp-content/themes/BurninR/ads.php on line 72'

    I was sure I had version 2.0.1 however in my file search I only see two for 1.0.5 an it will not let me delete them :(

    It is not listed in the add/remove programs at all...I did a scan and found I had a keylogger on my computer...Wordpress is the last downloaded program, and I had heard it could have a keylogger on it?

    At any rate, I would like to delete anything to do with WordPress and load the new 2.0.2

    How do I delete those old loads? Will I lose everything I had done on the site so far when I load 2.0.2? I am not very techie inclined, and do not udnerstand a lot of the jargon...but I do need and appreciate any help I can get in this matter...Thanks...

    Sugarplum

  2. vkaryl
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    First thing: a keylogger on your computer did NOT come from the wordpress distro unless you downloaded it from somewhere besides the download link at the top of this page.

    Next: clean up your machine.

    Then: download the 2.0.2 distro from the download link at the top of this page, and follow the instructions to upload it to your webspace and install.

  3. sugarplum
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Thanks...I kind of figured out it most likely was not from the download...I downloaded it from Bluehost using Fantastico...I already dumped it and reloaded, but all I could find on Bluehost was version 2.0.1

    So, I will go in tomorrow and dump that and load if from your site here...may sound like a dimb question, but will it affect it being on Bluehost...do I need to do anything different , like upload it to Bluehost after I install it from this site...as I said...not a techie...I guess if we all were then we would not need those who are. :)

    Loading it with Fantastico was simple...not so sure about what to do with it loading it from here. I don't know why Bluehost does not offer the latest version...

    So appreciate the info...Thanks...

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