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Author mita
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#1 | Posted: 7 May 2007 15:52 
Somebody logged into my forum as the Administrator. How to avoid such burglaries? I am using the 2.0 RC5a version.

mita

Author mita
Guest
#2 | Posted: 7 May 2007 16:02 
I will add that the person which broke into changed the login name.

Author tom322
Registered
#3 | Posted: 7 May 2007 17:22 
How to avoid such burglaries?
Use stronger passwords and don't share them with anyone else. After you hire a developer you don't know or trust change passwords too.

Author Paul
Lead Developer
#4 | Posted: 8 May 2007 03:57 
mita

You can be the victim of the hacking attack as well. The version you use is TOO OLD. We highly recommend to upgrade to the latest release. Since 2.0 RC5a we have had some vulnerabilities in the software. Using free open source program, be sure to always update it in time...

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