View Full Version : Someone tried to hack my account.

August 16th, 2007, 01:23 AM
Hmm...I would like to know if it was a forum member here. Here's the IP;'re alllowed to censor this IP if you'd like). I am posting this under abuse/harrasement category.

I would to know if it was forum member here.

I don't want to ignore this email

Your account on Ubuntu Forums has been locked because someone has tried to log into the account with the wrong password more than 5 times. You will be able to attempt to log in again in another 15 minutes.


God bless

August 16th, 2007, 05:30 AM
For privacy reasons, we will not disclose any information about the identities of our members... For now I am treating this as an isolated incident.

Please let us know if this problem recurs.

NOTE: IP addresses logged to be hammering user logins repeatedly may be banned forever.

August 16th, 2007, 06:12 AM
Ok, Thank you for your reply.