DailyChilly recovery after pwned

Disclaimer: I’m not encouraging breaking and entering or defacing other peoples websites. Regardless of how dumb they may be or how tempted you are to show your l33t-ness
So the Daily Chilli was pwnd at sometime before Sun Feb 14.

Daily Chilli in all its pwnness

Daily Chilli in all its pwnness

This was taken from my Mum’s PC on her brand new Zen theme. Don’t laugh. This was about 12:30am

Daily Chilli Downtime message. Uber coolness

Daily Chilli Downtime message. Uber coolness

Screenshot from my N900. Timestamp is about 1:30am

Daily Chilli - Reinstallation of the CMS

Daily Chilli - Reinstallation of the CMS

By this time I was on my Laptop, and was trying to see if they got their site backup, and was greeted with this. If you notice, the only thing I’d be able to click is “Next” so I did.
Joomla DB installation? I think...

Joomla DB installation? I think...

I can’t imagine what the administrators must be thinking, doing this so publicly on a public website. The only thing I could deduce was that the sysadmins sucked. Which could only mean one thing. There will be a phpMyAdmin somewhere. So I looked for in the standard locations and found
yes. we all need phpMyAdmin (PMA). Definitely.

yes. we all need phpMyAdmin (PMA). Definitely.