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Posted 27 March 2013 - 13:44
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Posted 27 March 2013 - 14:25
uh it was so strange how the "person" just changed stuff on some things not others and yet he left a paper trail of all the reset emails lol.
Posted 27 March 2013 - 14:39
As dog is not the same as hot dog, ethical hacking is not the same as hacking.
I would argue that those dictionary definitions are not really valid. This is where general understanding is often behind technology. If I broke into my library and turned on their PC is that hacking? IMHO no. To me, "hacking" would be:
Gaining access to a computer system by means of exploiting technical vulnerabilities.
That distinguishes it from social engineering and so on. Also seeing as "ethical hacking" is a common phrase, and something we (as a company) pay for (as penetration testing) - it's not illegal at all, and yet still "hacking"!?
Posted 27 March 2013 - 14:49
Posted 27 March 2013 - 19:11
Posted 27 March 2013 - 19:20
Well it "I" requested a password reset for most of my accounts which then the password was changed to something else.
I have not logged on to any public network.
Posted 27 March 2013 - 19:22
Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:31
Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:42
No one gets 'hacked' nowadays, it's not possible. Phished, malwared, social engineered, yes.
Enable 2-factor authentication after you've reset everything, check your logs (gmail), sent items, trash etc.
I found the Ip address of the person who tried to brake into one of the games i play, I wonder what you can do with it?, apart from block him.
Posted 28 March 2013 - 11:47
I woke up this morning to discover my Uni email , and two other personal emails were hacked what I have lost I cant tell. each email had different passwords. I have reset all three and changed passwords to brand new ones. Other passwords to games have be also hacked and im going though them , Can you give any advice about how this could have happened, and the best way about not letting it happen again?