Tag: Exploit

Screenshot of the Leaf PHP Mailer 2.8

🍃 LeafMailer – Malicious PHP Mailer script

A few weeks ago I was approached by a friend of mine, complaining about high load and CPU usage on one of his shared hosting servers (DELL) running CentOS 7, CloudLinux and cPanel. I was more than happy to take a look, and after a couple of minutes...

Malicious WordPress plugin IOptimization - IOptimization - Malicious WordPress plugin

IOptimization – Malicious WordPress plugin

Okay, it’s not really a WordPress plugin, but rather a malicious script that is trying to pass as one. Upon a regular security scan of one of the websites that I maintain, I stumbled upon a ZIP archive that contains two PHP files named...