Pit♥Bull wrote:This is happening worldwide. It's caused by spammers/hackers trying to brute force users passwords, the board is set to require the CAPTCHA to be answered after more than the set number of attempts.
Use the 'keep me logged in' check box next time you log in and use strong passwords.
Pit♥Bull wrote:I give support to hundreds of boards (forums) from all over the world each month and this same question is being ask daily.iluvk9 wrote:Worldwide?
Most of the spammer/hackers are from China & Russia.
call2arms wrote:Ah, I was all worried about this too.
Except that as a french person, the "you do the hokey pokey and then _____" question is totally foreign to me. I had attempt a second time to change the question.
pitbullmamaliz wrote:I'm at my mom's house today and just logged on here from their computer. I put my (correct) login info in once and it told me that I'd had too many incorrect login attempts and I had to complete the sentence. Once I did so it let me right in, but it was weird.
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