Daily Archives: June 28, 2013

Migrating Joomla 1.5 site with jEvents to 2.5 and an upgraded jEvents

I started with a Joomla 1.5.23 site and upgraded it with a joomla 1.5.x – 1.5.26 package from the Joomla website. I went to jEvents to get an updated version. I decided to google jEvents joomla 1.5 upgrade and found … Continue reading

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“#!/bin/sh id cat zot echo ok” in a test_me file in a Joomla 1.5 site.

I found a file called “zot”. Inside was text “abcdefghi”. There was also a file called “test_me”. Inside this file was “#!/bin/sh id cat zot echo ok” This is a linux bash script used to cat or create a file … Continue reading

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“iolanipalace.org” and “Pay Day Loans” text showed up in my Joomla 1.5 template

I am starting another Joomla 1.5.23 upgrade to 2.5 for security reasons. Before I started I noticed “payday loans” hyperlink going to “iolanipalace.org”. This was not a module area it was in the index.php file in the template. I went … Continue reading

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