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Hacked server (now restored)

November 19, 2013 , posted under security

A few days ago I was notified by my ISP that my server was “emitting a UDP-based denial of service attack”, as a result the VM had been rebooted and taken off the network.

With console access I was able to verify there was a problem, and the ISP was able to give me a clean VM, with my old system available as a mount, in read-only mode

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