Announcements Reminder: Account/Password Security Best Practices

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Announcements Reminder: Account/Password Security Best Practices

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May 20, 2015
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Recently, we have received several reports of XenForo sites being compromised. When we have investigated these, all evidence has pointed towards password reuse being the original cause.

These investigations have also shown that a small number of users on have had their accounts accessed by a third-party who knew their password. We are locking these accounts and contacting their owners directly.

To be clear, we have no evidence of any compromise of or an exploit in...

Reminder: Account/Password Security Best Practices

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