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    New worm attacks hosts through PHPBB vulnerability

    There is a security scare which involves PHPBB. There is a worm that searchs for PHPBB powered sites through google, and using a vulnerability in the PHPBB scripting code to install itself - whereupon it will delete most files...

    http://news.zdnet.com/2100-1009_22-5...ml?tag=nl.e589

    http://www.phpbb.com/phpBB/viewtopic...9dc440989b4d7b

    http://www.phpbb.com/downloads.php
    Questions are what binds the universe,
    Questions lead to answers,
    Answers lead to knowledge,
    Knowledge leads to wisdom,
    Wisdom brings more questions -- Horus Kol, 2004 :)

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    Yes .. I believe I've encountered that one recently ...
    "Why bother with accessibility? ... Because deep down you know that the web is attractive to people who aren't exactly like you." - Joe Clark


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