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Wordfence firewall warning

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by NeoPat, Jun 26, 2012.

  1. NeoPat

    NeoPat Power Member

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    Hey guys i got this email from wp firewall, its the second time i have received it and its happened on 2 of my domains now, any ideas what to do, attempted to look for the supposed upload cant find it any information, or help will be appreciated.


    WordPress Firewall has*detected and blocked*a potential attack!Web Page:**www.mydomain.com/wp-content/plugins/doptg/libraries/php/uploadify.php?path
    =../../

    Offending Parameter:**$_FILE = wp-xml.php


    Warning:*URL may contain dangerous content!
    Offending IP:**78.85.252.173
    *[ Get IP location ]

    Offending Parameter:**path = ../../

    This may be a "Directory Traversal Attack."

    Click here
    *for more information on this type of attack.

    If you suspect this may be a false alarm because of something you recently did, try to confirm by repeating those actions. If so, whitelist it via the "whitelist this variable" link below. This will prevent future false alarms.

    Click here
    *to whitelist this variable.
    Click here
    *to turn off these emails.
    Repeated warnings for similar attacks are currently sent via email,*click here
    to suppress them.