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Old 08-10-2007, 04:21 PM   #11
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Does anyone know the rougly the time they disappeared because everyone was working ok when I went out and then when I get back, the forums have actually been deleted from the database.
I noticed the social lounge, cf suggestions and feedback and for sale/trade sections were already gone at about 10am my time (US central time) and I PM'd Brookfield about then.
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Old 08-10-2007, 05:01 PM   #12
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Are our usernames/passwords safe incase this was a hack? Or should we all update passwords?
They are MD5 Hashed, Which IS crackable... Im not changing mine tho...
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Old 08-10-2007, 05:07 PM   #13
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Are our usernames/passwords safe incase this was a hack? Or should we all update passwords?
They are ok, they are encrypted in the db.

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I still think if youd been hacked they would have obliterated the entire site but if it was a hacker you dont necessarily know who it was and what their motives are
Well if they hacked in and deleted everything I would just restore a backup and that would be that. I know alot of old members who would enjoy currupting and deleteing forums causing havoc to the forum itself and me.
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Old 08-10-2007, 05:31 PM   #14
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it was 3:41 UK time according to the thread in the social lounge. i wasnt on though
nah check out the time of my first post that says the things have dissapeared

look http://computerforums.org/showthread.php?t=59167

my first post at 3:02 pm and that whoah david u got problems was refering to the missing sections thats y i posted it in that section and not social or feedback
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Old 08-10-2007, 06:43 PM   #15
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i dunno. im not getting to into this. too many threads. too many replies. i cant keep up
so ill keep off cf for a day or so
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