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503 error when trying to login joomla 3.3.1

I'm facing a strange issue on joomla and would need help to solve it : The frontoffice side is working fine but when trying to log in backoffice, I get a HTTP 503 Error : [Wed Jul 29 ...
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Postfix spam abuse [duplicate]

I have a terrible problem, my joomla website is being abused to massively send spam. I have no clue on what is actually happening, but my postfix mail queue is constantly filled with thousands of spam ...
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Is setting a Content Security Policy incompatible with Joomla's admin page?

I'd like to set a content security policy header for a Joomla website running on Apache 2.4. Using this configuration from h5bp and setting Header set Content-Security-Policy "script-src 'self'; ...
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How to let PHP connect to database by using UNIX socket (Joomla)

I'd like to have my PHP applications such as Joomla make use of the UNIX socket to connect to the local mysql database. I've already configured the php.ini with: mysqli.default_socket = ...
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reverse proxy issues with nginx over apache2.4 hosting joomla: url rewrite does not work any more

I am setting up a joomla 3.x site with apache 2.4 on an ubuntu 14.04 server on aws ec2. That alone is fine with url rewrite working fine. I have cleared all apache issues before freeing the port 80 ...
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FastCGI sent in stderr: Unable to open primary script

Situation: Server A & server B installed same Ubuntu 14.04, same nginx version (1.4.6), same virtual host (domain.com) and joomla folder (rsync-ed from server A to B) But server A only able to ...
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Joomla behind caching server with SSL

I'm having trouble getting a cache system to work with Joomla 3.x. This is especially a problem since the server should enforce HTTPS/TLS-connections. The Joomla system runs on Apache2 on Debian ...
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Nginx Rewriting, Renaming and Redirecting to another Folder

I am trying the following steps to my old urls before redirecting them: 1) Rewrite all urls inside a folder by replacing underscores to hyphens 2) Remove the old folder name 3) Try the new urls in ...
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Nginx treating old PHP urls as Files

Having a very hard to trying to figure this out. I have changed my website from another platform to Joomla and now Nginx is unable to handle old urls. My Old Urls were like this: ...
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Force SSL not working either with Joomla or htaccess

We have a multiple sites in Joomla. Following are the details. Hosted on domain mydomain.co.in, sub.mydomain.co.in. Amazon EC2 instance, behind load balancer. We have bought WildCard SSL certificate ...
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Reverse SSL Proxy: NGINX in front of NGINX and Joomla

My question is similar to this one, except that I have another nginx server behind the frontend nginx ssl proxy server: -------------------------- -------------------------------- ...
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mod_security ruleset for Joomla! admin

I run several hosting servers and recently I have experienced a lot of bruteforce attacks against joomla-based websites. Attackers seem to try a bruteforce against administrator/index.php page. I ...
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Joomla URL Rewriting works automatically in Nginx

This is driving me nuts and I dont understand how this works automatically. I have nginx as my web server and I have installed Joomla that has URL Rewriting which removes the index.php from the URL. ...
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Having Memcache and Memcached installed and enabled at the same time

Can I use both Memcache and Memcached php extensions on the same server at the same time? Just to be clear so you dont misunderstand what I mean by this question, here is my scenario: I have both ...
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Postfix + Php Mail() VS Postfix + SMTP

Most CMS (Joomla for example) comes with php mail() as default and has the option of changing it to SMTP if we want. I will be setting up both the webserver and mail server (Postfix) in the same VPS ...
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HTTP Error 500 Joomla Site in Windows Server 2012 IIS

I am trying to migrate a Joomla 1.5 website from Linux to Windows Server 2012. I tried to use the Web Platform Install. It installed most components, PHP, IIS Url Rewrite, etc except Joomla itself. I ...
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Nginx, reverse proxy to 2 different Joomla sites

I have 2 Joomla sites and would like them to both appear as one domain. Ideally, a request would come in and if the URL matches the first site it would go to the page. If the first site returns a ...
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nginx rewrite tld to match language of site

I have an issue with my nginx config for my joomla site. I want to rewrite/redirect based on the tld used. Example: domain.fr -> domain.com/fr domain.se -> domain.com/se How can I achieve this?
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How i can block requests for a specific page?

I would like to completely delete or block access to a specific page in my site. More specifically, I have seen this exploit "Joomla COM_MEDIA Exploit" : ...
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VPS CPU usage very high [closed]

I just switched my hosting to a VPS. I will admit that server admin is something I am very very new at. Anyhow, I am getting repeated emails about my server load exceeding 100% so i clearly need to ...
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Regarding .htaccess

I am using Cent OS hosted on VPS. I want to have the feature of "Use URL rewriting of joomla". On enabling this in joomla, it gives a message "Rename .htaccess.txt to .htaccess". I have renamed the ...
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correct file system permissions for joomla installation on linux

My question is pretty general. Lets assume I have a linux distribution web server, with the /var/www/ is the web directory. I used my superuser account to upload and unzip the Joomla installation ...
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Can Nginx redirect or rewrite URLs starting with “?” without using an “if” directive?

I have an RSS feed example.com/?format=feed&type=rss from an old Joomla install. The site is now built with Jekyll, and uses a new URL example.com/rss.xml for the RSS feed. Rewrite rules ...
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How to Disable PHP Email [closed]

How do I comprehensively disable all email sending capability from my site? I do not want it to ever send any emails to anyone, ever. I have a joomla site that's updated to the latest version, but my ...
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experiencing crashes with joomla and mysql

I'm currently moving a joomla website from a shared host to a dedicated one. The problem I'm facing it's that I'm experiencing slow page loading and I think it has something to do with mysql. I tell ...
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apache 2 + centos 6 + php 5.3.3. - Segmentation fault (11) - tsrm_realpath_r

we have problem with many JOOMLA sites on our servers. Error is only Segm. fault 11. In browser is "no data". After debug trace I have this. ¨Core was generated by `/usr/sbin/httpd'. Program ...
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How to block access to a GET request

Someone is sending malicious code through a form on Joomla. I tried to delete the form but it didn't block the access. The URI is ...
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Getting a 404 on **some** Joomla pages with nginx

Joomla 2.5, PHP 5.3.3 (fpm-fcgi), nginx 1.4.2 Nginx is up & running, I can access my site's home page & other site URLs that end index.php just fine. However when I browse to a Joomla ...
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How to find the joomla versions of all sites on my server

I have a windows server 2008 r2 and i have uploaded sites there. I need an automatic way to check what version of joomla is per site. The best is to have 1 script and after running i want to see this ...
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Joomla sites keeps crashing Webserver

I have a webserver hosting 5 joomla websites, one of these has high traffic and is just freezing our server for example an uptime output looks like this uptime 17:40:50 up 15:53, 3 users, load ...
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The following from address failed on amazon linux ec-2 server with joomla 2.5.14

I have a form on joomla 2.5.14 submitting to an email address but when I try I get the following system error 'the following from address failed: email@email.com'. The site is hosted on amazon ec-2 ...
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htaccess, errordocument and joomla rewrite

I need to setup a 404 error handling in my .htaccess, besides handling some 301 redirects for the links of an old website. The new site is made with Joomla, the old site was written in asp. Sef urls ...
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PHP: Often complaning about locked (www) files on server

) I have a Apache webserver on a Windows 2008 R2 and a Windows 2012 server. Both - but mostly the 2012 server - gets complains from the PHP level about locked files (in the public www folder) that ...
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Apache server spam post requests

I really don`t know how to describe this problem but i got screenshot. black = server IP blue = domain I also noticed some strange files in "mak/administrator" folder. Any suggestion? p.s this ...
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Many of joomla websites on my server have been hacked; no other kind of website [duplicate]

Today I got that many of Joomla websites on my server are hacked. Some of the hacked joomlas were updated (the last version from 2.5 series) with the last version. In many cases, the main index.php ...
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SSL with HAProxy

Having a strange problem with Haproxy. I'm using it to frontend SSL connections to a few Joomla sites and the sites don't appear to be picking up on the https front end which is leading to javascript ...
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Constantly someone is making request for index.xml

My server was recently been compromised due to Joomla and allow_url_fopen = ON I see various php files on my server root having this content in them Restricted accoss <?php error_reporting(0); ...
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Apache 99% CPU, but nothing in access log

I have a server running Apache/Joomla. From time to time (on a reasonably regular basis), CPU pins at 100%, but nothing is happening in the access logs. Any ideas how to track down what the issue ...
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Checking for Joomla or wordpress sites needing updates

Is there any software that I can run on either a Linux or a Windows server to check for domains that have out dated WordPress installations. I have seen a rise in hacked sites and in all cases the ...
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Centos LAMP CMS will only show home page [closed]

I'm having trouble getting the sub pages of a CMS working on a Centos virtual machine. In a web browser, if I go to localhost I see “Apache 2 Test Page powered by CentOS”. If I go to ...
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301 redirect mod_rewrite links from old affiliate system to new

I am completely new to (& am completely lost with) apache commands. I am working on a new J! installation that is intended to be a replacement of the clients existing regular html site. New site ...
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Recommended UNIX user for CMS access to MySQL [closed]

This article recommends the UNIX nobody user to access MySQL from Joomla scripts. Is this standard practice? Moreover, is it reasonable to use it, say, both for Joomla and WordPress?
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SELinux: how to enable write access to Joomla cache directory?

I have set up SELinux on a Debian squeeze system, which runs a Joomla website. The Joomla PHP code wants to have write access to certain cache directories. The /var/log/messages file contains ...
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Reasons why a certificate with EV SSL is hidden after finish loading the site?

I'm facing a problem with an Extended Validation SSL certificate that displays correctly (the green bar with the Organization name and Country code) on all pages except the index of my DocumentRoot. ...
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Joomla includes CSS that makes display empty page [closed]

Whenever I try to load the login page <domain>/index.php?option=com_users&view=login I only see a white page. When I look at the sites source code that gets delivered, there is the CSS ...
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Joomla in Windows is catching my access to a Virtual Directory where I placed my MVC application

In our windows hosting we use the root (wwwroot) folder to host a JOOMLA website as public website. This is running IIS 7. Then, we created a virtual directory called "App" to host there a ASP.NET ...
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Install php mail service in windows [closed]

I am using WAMP server in windows to publish my joomla web site. But I get the error Could not instantiate mail function. I think mail function or module is not installed on the server. How can I ...
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Random HTTP 413 error on apach2/php/joomla site

I have a Joomla site, and every once in a while when I submit something via a form, I get a HTTP 413 error: Request Entity Too Large The requested resource /index.php does not allow ...
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script to detect outdate cms in linux? [closed]

Is there any script (free or paid) use to detect outdated version of joomla & wordpress and inform the customers by email (cpanel) to upgrade immediately ?
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.htaccess deny from all does not work?

I am running Apache 2.2.20 on a Ubuntu 11.04 web server. I have a Joomla site running on it, but I have also added some custom content. In the main web directly I have added a folder ...