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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #100 on: August 28, 2023, 06:18:32 AM »
@njmacman Did you pm me? or your account was hacked?

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #101 on: August 28, 2023, 08:47:25 AM »
my account yoyo6713 is compromised and I am no longer able to login.  Reovery password also doesn't work.  I am also logged out.  How do I get my account back?  btw, it happened on Aug 27th. I did receive a message from mjmacman offering to sell me 3K stop and shop cards
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Re: DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards From Existing Accounts
« Reply #102 on: August 28, 2023, 11:02:39 AM »
Wouldn't it be a good idea to put the entire site under cloudflare firewall? Free and easy.
How that would affect breached logins in any way?

Re CV suggestion of limiting brute force attempts. That is a no brainier and should be done, as well. As AA mentioned it is tough to get that number right, but if everyone started using longer passwords that are unique to this site, then even a limit of 30 attempts will slow down attackers enough and not get in the way of anyone legitimate trying to log in.

And 2FA (at least optional) will go a long way, as well.

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #103 on: August 28, 2023, 11:04:42 AM »
my account yoyo6713 is compromised and I am no longer able to login.  Reovery password also doesn't work.  I am also logged out.  How do I get my account back?  btw, it happened on Aug 27th. I did receive a message from mjmacman offering to sell me 3K stop and shop cards
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #104 on: August 28, 2023, 11:16:15 AM »
What if you can't remember username or email?
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #105 on: August 28, 2023, 11:17:35 AM »
What if you can't remember username or email?
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #106 on: August 28, 2023, 11:45:08 AM »
What if you can't remember username or email?

Well with usernames like these it might actually happen
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Re: DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards From Existing Accounts
« Reply #107 on: August 28, 2023, 11:53:41 AM »
How that would affect breached logins in any way?

Re CV suggestion of limiting brute force attempts. That is a no brainier and should be done, as well. As AA mentioned it is tough to get that number right, but if everyone started using longer passwords that are unique to this site, then even a limit of 30 attempts will slow down attackers enough and not get in the way of anyone legitimate trying to log in.

And 2FA (at least optional) will go a long way, as well.
Orange cloud does a pretty good job at filtering bad traffic
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Re: DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards From Existing Accounts
« Reply #108 on: August 28, 2023, 12:11:45 PM »
Orange cloud does a pretty good job at filtering bad traffic
Doesn't matter when hackers are using breached residential IPs to access DDF and logon using breached creds.

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #109 on: August 28, 2023, 12:28:27 PM »
What if you can't remember username or email?
Well I know a hacker or two :P
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #110 on: August 28, 2023, 12:34:50 PM »
Letís hope everyone remembers their current password.
Can we @TimT it if not?
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #111 on: August 28, 2023, 12:40:14 PM »
Well I know a hacker or two :P
I actually have a brute-force program that switches IP's.
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #112 on: August 28, 2023, 02:06:18 PM »
Tried email and username and no email with instructions was received.
Same for a friend.  :)

Gmail seems to work best. Live/Hotmail seem to be blocking messages.

Either way,

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #113 on: August 28, 2023, 02:08:29 PM »
There are so many sophisticated hacks and scams everyday. If anyone is interested in inexpensive cyber security protection, dm me

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Re: DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards From Existing Accounts
« Reply #114 on: August 28, 2023, 02:48:46 PM »
Wouldn't it be a good idea to put the entire site under cloudflare firewall? Free and easy.

Cloudflare can help, but isn't bulletproof. It also carries a cost once you want more advanced features from it. I'm not sure how much revenue this site generated and how well it might offset the cost of Cloudflare.

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2FA/MFA is indeed always good. I'm not sure how well it integrates with this forum software.

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Locking out individual accounts after a certain amount of attempts would again only work after multiple attempts at the same account.

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #115 on: August 28, 2023, 04:06:06 PM »
You can email dan@dansdeals.com for assistance.

Thanks Dan.  Recovered.

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #116 on: August 28, 2023, 04:27:29 PM »
Gmail seems to work best. Live/Hotmail seem to be blocking messages.

Either way,
Just received emails now for requests from yesterday. This was yahoo.
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #117 on: August 28, 2023, 04:33:31 PM »
Just received emails now for requests from yesterday. This was yahoo.

Save your time, I don't answer PM. Post it in the forum and a dedicated DDF'er will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #118 on: August 28, 2023, 04:39:33 PM »
Just received emails now for requests from yesterday. This was yahoo.
Now when I follow the link and input new password I get: Invalid activation code
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Re: CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD! DDF Account Hackers Buying/Selling Gift Cards!
« Reply #119 on: August 28, 2023, 05:00:05 PM »
Now when I follow the link and input new password I get: Invalid activation code
That's good, because that means they expire.