PHP.net users that would like to access php.net were unpleasantly surprised today. Google flagged the website as suspicious and users of the Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers saw a security warning when they tried to visit the website.
According to the Google diagnostic page, suspicious content was found on php.net on October 23rd, 2013. There mentioned three domains; cobbcountybankruptcylawyer.com, stephaniemari.com, and northgadui.com (owned by the same GoDaddy account) which were said to distribute malware to visitors of the site.
Was it a false positive like regular visitors of php.net suggested in many online discussions?
After connecting to the domain php.net the browser loads a few css files and userprefs.js from static.php.net.
After deobfuscating we get