We are sorry to report that we have been attacked through a vulnerability in an outdated PHPList installation. phpBB.com and related sites will remain unavailable while we work to recover. No vulnerabilities have been found in the phpBB software itself.
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– the phpBB team
www.phpbb.com Has Been Hacked with a public exploit published on http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/7778 exploit type is "Local File inclusion" in phpBB hack "phpList".
The strage thing is, how a basic attack like this succeed to attempt?
phpBB.com they dont even use any basic IPS to block web attacks!!!
If phpBB.com want i can provide them with a phpBB IPS hack to block the attack ;)
Full story on: http://hackedphpbb.blogspot.com/