ACCOUNT HACKING ATTEMPTS, MERGED THREAD

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I got this today.

From ip address 188.138.9.49

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14 years 11 months

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Another German seeker from the city of Hurth.

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11 years 11 months

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Someone tried to hack my account on the 5th August ! IP Address 171.25.193.78

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14 years 11 months

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You have a Swedish 'admirer' in Stockholm! :D

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12 years 11 months

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Just had an attempt on my account in the last 24 hours as well. Also tried to have a go at my Facebook account as well.

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14 years 11 months

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Some of us might be feeling a sense of rejection if we haven't been 'targeted' yet! As compensation, last night and today, I have lost access to AOL (I know most of you will think that is a blessing and I am beginning to agree!).

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AOL used to be known as Always Off Line - seems nothing has changed!!!

If you are feeling left out give me your password... :D

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5 years 9 months

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Me too, yesterday:

"Someone has tried to log into your account on Key Publishing Ltd Aviation Forums with an incorrect password at least 5 times. This person has been prevented from attempting to login to your account for the next 15 minutes.
The person trying to log into your account had the following IP address: 95.130.15.98."

Someone from Vern, France...

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13 years 6 months

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Had this on Sunday:

Dear critter592,

Someone has tried to log into your account on Key Publishing Ltd Aviation Forums with an incorrect password at least 5 times. This person has been prevented from attempting to login to your account for the next 15 minutes.

The person trying to log into your account had the following IP address: 94.23.30.53

All the best,
Key Publishing Ltd Aviation Forums

Unless this muppet is familiar with a certain WW2 aircraft's part numbers, he hasn't a chance...!

My Antivirus system is AVG Professional.

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Back from holiday to find message from 30th August saying IP 195.154.56.44 (France) had tried to gain access...