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Post by nextlevelgaming on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 18:29

I have been recently informed of a security breach, if you visit, http://bugmenot.com/view/pimpkings.com its giving away account names and passwords. Not all of them are correct, just a few. I deleted those user accounts just to ensure our sites safety.

So what is forumotion going to do about this?
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Post by Sanket on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 18:33

Can you explain more? Where are FM account details posted there? I will be forwarding this to Leeloo.
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Post by nextlevelgaming on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 18:45

They are right on that link. It tells you the account name, account password, and the success rate it has. I already told the users who had this done to check their computers for Malware, Spyware, and/or virus' to rule out any possibilities.
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Post by Sanket on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 18:49

What is your forum name?
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Post by nextlevelgaming on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 18:56

www.pimpkings.com is that sites name
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Post by Sanket on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 19:01

Okay, i will forward this to Leeloo. Lets see what could be done.
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Post by SLGray on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 19:08

I just checked one of forums is also there. What it is is that someone created an account and posted the information on that site.


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Post by nextlevelgaming on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 19:08

Thanks Sanket

SLG the only new users on that site from here were darkglow and some one else. Which I know it wasn't that person. So I don't know what you are saying? DarkGoku though tried signing into it, but I did not accept because it is an xboxlive clan only for a friend.

Checked that sire some more, and they have a forumotion.com one. It looks like users are creating the accounts. only problem is though that person who brought this up to me would not place his account info on that site.

http://bugmenot.com/view/forumotion.com

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Post by SLGray on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 19:22

I mean that someone created an account on your forum and then posted that information on that site. That is how that site works.


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Post by nextlevelgaming on Fri 23 Nov 2012 - 19:32

Yeah, I started to think that. But the problem is though this guy would not do that. The one who complained. We all know each other personally, and are in a xboxlive clan. I will discuss more later. See the thing is as well I have to validate these members before they can actually access the site.

You can close this now. SLG has given me some very resourceful information. Thank you SLG and Sanket for the quick responses!
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Post by Sanket on Sat 24 Nov 2012 - 8:01

As requested Thread Locked
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