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ericr23

  • Member Since: August 5th, 2006
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  • Posted a reply to Password Reset Emails – Spam or Hack?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The Wordfence security plugin: The option “Prevent discovery of usernames through ‘/?author=N’ scans, the oEmbed…

    2 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The "vulnerability" that allows the sender to appear as a different domain has apparently been…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Clever, simple exploit! As the bleepingcomputer article notes, however, autoreplies generally do not include the…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    I've seen no sign of hacking or unauthorized access.

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    So the domain name is probably spoofed as well. So indeed there seems to be…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The several emails that I received indicated several different originating IP addresses, so they are…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    The email is indeed the standard email for a WordPress password reset. Someone can attempt…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    That was a question I had, too. I guess they expect some recipients to reply…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Thanks -- I just installed Wordfence: quite impressive.

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Interesting! I get a list of the authors: name, slug, and URL to list their…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    They sent the emails to each of us at our non–ourdomain addresses: the ones with…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    By the way, our email addresses are not username@ourdomain.com.

    3 months ago

  • Created a topic, How did spammer get usernames and emails, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Our editors just got emails (previously reported by ot…

    3 months ago

  • Posted a reply to Password Reset Emails – Spam or Hack?, on the site WordPress.org Forums:
    Our editors just got several of these emails. The return address is wordpress@plus.org.au, and there…

    3 months ago

  • Created a new ticket, #11465, in Core Trac:
    custom field duplicated

    8 years ago