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Old 05-18-2013   #1
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Hacking attempt ?

I got the following message (automated, i presume)
"Someone has tried to log into your account on THE NIGHTMARE NETWORK 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:

I looked up the IP range and got the information it must be Near: Russian Federation.

I don't see how anyone could benefit from hacking my account here, since there is no Money/Credit Cards whatsoever involved here.
Anyway, just wanted to let you know.

Hope is a lack of information.

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Old 05-18-2013   #2
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Re: Hacking attempt ?

Another member emailed me the same warning which also originated from Russia. It is likely a scavenger bot crawling through various forum sites trying to mine user data. I do not see an immediate cause for alarm but I will keep my eyes open. Please let me know if there are additional warnings.

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