Passwords Being Hacked

  mark3986 18:17 03 Nov 2010
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Hi Im just wondering wether my computer is safe enough because Ive had my passwords hacked by somebody in Slough and I live in stoke-On-trent.all Ive got on my computer is MSE windows Firewall and defender amd ccleaner.Wot do you guys recommend

  compumac 18:30 03 Nov 2010

Why do you think someone in Slough has hacked into your computer?

  mark3986 18:36 03 Nov 2010

Because i went on facebook and it said that recent activity on my account has taken place in slough

  GaT7 19:17 03 Nov 2010

If you had your passwords hacked, then you most likely wouldn't be able to login again. But you were able to login, weren't you?

Who is your ISP by the way? G

  mark3986 21:30 03 Nov 2010

Virgin media

  Woolwell 22:27 03 Nov 2010

I think you need to have a close look at your Facebook security settings. I cannot see how Facebook can know about Slough unless someone with that location has commented or looked at your wall.

  KremmenUK 06:44 04 Nov 2010

Not a scam to get you to enter your password on some fake link is it ?

Give your PC a full scam with MalWareBytes and see if you do indeed have some nasties on it.

Then change your FB password.

  birdface 08:37 04 Nov 2010

Someone on here last year complaing about Virginmedia as there was someone else out there with the same E-mail address and password as himself.
He wanted to know how it could happen.
Not sure what the outcome was though.

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