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Old 02-26-2008, 09:51 PM   #1
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Default AIM and hackers

Is it easy to hack someone while you are directly connected with them on AIM because i thought i heard from someone you easily could.
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Old 02-26-2008, 10:18 PM   #2
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Sort of...you can get their IP address from it. But unless you have some serious security vulnerabilities they can't really do anything with your IP.
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Old 02-26-2008, 10:23 PM   #3
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Oo I see.. I remember someone saying something like direct connecting with them then doing something on cmd promp.
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Old 02-26-2008, 10:24 PM   #4
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Yeah, using the command prompt you can get their IP. But not really anything more than that unless you send them a malicious file or something through AIM...

As long as you have a firewall / decent security you're fine.
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