Attacker changed my login credentials (4 posts)

  1. Samedi Amba
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I came in this morning, and tried to login to my site. After several attempts, I could not.

    When I checked my DB, I noticed that the attacker had changed my username and password - or rather, taken over my username, changed my password, and reduced me to a subscriber.

    Anyone else who has experienced this scenario? What can be done about it?

    Attention: hackers are on the prowl. And the guys via the link below have hacked me twice:
    [Link removed]

  2. lifeshell19@gmail.com
    Posted 3 years ago #


    Which version of wordpress you are using.

    Is your server secured. Is the plugins you are using secure?

    You need to do a pentest of the website, secure it and then you can let it out in the market.


  3. lifeshell19@gmail.com
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Do not panic.

    You just need to secure your website first so that the hackers cant hack it again.

    I have scenarios like this before . I am a wordpress and Server security expert and i know this happens all time.


  4. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 3 years ago #

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