Hi I created a new droplet from a snapshot. I haven’t shared the new droplet IP with anyone and I haven’t made a website public on it either.
I am using this new droplet for 1 website only and it has <meta name=‘robots’ content=‘noindex, nofollow’ /> on it so I don’t know how anyone has found this server.
I thinks the droplet is hacked because I went to clear the cache and saw lots of random websites have been added there -
/var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/0.0.0.0 /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/100000.space /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/127.0.0.1 /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/188.8.131.52 /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/184.108.40.206 /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/365ball.me /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/375tv.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/220.127.116.11 /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/6969coin.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/8n.nz /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/a0s.cc /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/azenv.net /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/baidu.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/bbx-1102.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/example.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/http%2C3A /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/https%2C3A /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/icook.tw /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/kidccbot.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/tp-000.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/ukzaka.cn /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/xcovitg.xyz /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/xoilac3.com /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/xoilac3.org /var/cache/mod_pagespeed/v3/yahoo.com
Does anyone know how these were added and how to stop them? They appear to be adding them everyday.
The old snapshot hasn’t got this issue - the cache folder only has the sites that I added myself.
Should I delete this snapshot and make a new one? Or fix the exploit?
I tried to Google the issue but nothing obvious has come up.
Please can someone help?
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