Someone tried to access my account

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  1. S.P.Rocket

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    i just got an email that said someone tried to access my account. Please ban this ip

    Dear S.P.Rocket,

    Someone has tried to log into your account on Everypony 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: 117.169.1.177

    All the best,
    Everypony Forums
     
  2. Vanagandr

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    That's the EXACT same thing that happened to me. Stupid China. :I
     
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    Ridley Wolf is correct, there have been some bots trying to hijack accounts to use to spam with I presume. The tricky part is that they are constantly changing their IPs. I will ban this one, but they are quite persistent.
     
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    To be safe, if you get an email such as this, be sure to change your password, and remember never to give it to anyone.

    I too got a message regarding this, so please disregard any future activity in the future. Thank you.
     

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