Question [URGENT] Has GBATemp been hacked?

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  1. wg93589
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    wg93589 A Mario Kart modder

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    On the RiiConnect24 Discord Chat, PokeAcer (a creator of RiiConnect24) Posted a message saying that GBATemp has been hack I just Wanted confirmation is that true?
     
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  2. Seriel

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    GBAtemp has been hacked, it's not a hoax.

    Change your bloody passwords right now people.
     
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    No confirmation, but some accounts were indeed hacked. Changed your password now.
     
  4. DarkenedMatter

    DarkenedMatter GBAtemp Fan

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    Jesus christ. Really tired of having to change my passwords every other week it seems. I know shit happens but doesn't make it any less annoying haha.
     
  5. VinLark

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    Changed my password. Also I would delete some info from this site that may help these people identify where you are. It seems they are doxing people also.
     
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    Thanks for the idea, I've just set my blog to people I'm following only. :)
     
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  7. McWhiters9511

    McWhiters9511 That's Rad Bro

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    this is fucking insane.
     
  8. SahierKHLover

    SahierKHLover GBAtemp Fan

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    first of all whats doxing and second just allowed members and such to see everything everything else has been blocked so you can only see if I am online or not
     
  9. Alex4U

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    why they would hack accounts? i don't have something important, incluiding info from me :/
     
  10. wg93589
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    Doxing is when people release your personal info (Ex. Address)
     
  11. Seriel

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    It's also the truth.
    I found it hard to believe until I saw proof.

    Can we get some mods in here to suspend the affected accounts until they come back for real.
     
  12. VinLark

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    Doxing is getting your personal information off the internet. Like where you live picture of you that kind of stuff.
     
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    Note to "Login with Facebook" users: Depending on how they used the Facebook API, they most likely can't see what your Facebook account is.
     
  14. OctopusRift

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    Any link?
     
  15. SahierKHLover

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    HOLY **** thank god I stopped that wait.. OH NO
     
  16. DarkenedMatter

    DarkenedMatter GBAtemp Fan

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    They'll get your address and do dumb, immature/childish shit. Just anything they can do to make you miserable really.
     
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    its not fun. me and a couple friends get harassed daily cuz of someone who doxed us.

    — Posts automatically merged - Please don't double post! —

    https://gbatemp.net/members/aurora-wright.46970/ they also got him
     
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  19. VinLark

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    Fuck man this is kinda scary. It's like the site is on lockdown or something.

    Help
     
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  20. SahierKHLover

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    my god why do people do this **** to others why it's like ninteno hacking into That ISO site again
     
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