Mysterious user "uts12345"

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    Hi there,

    on my list of invited users, there is a user named “uts12345”, which I cannot delete. I am certain I have not invited this user. Since I tried deleting it, invitations to other users (I asked for help on that topic, too) do not seem to show any more. Can you help? Thanks in advanve.

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    The blog I need help with is



    Go to your email program and change the password to a very difficult one because that’s how many hackers gain access to blogs
    Read >

    1. If you can log-in go here > Users > All Users and delete any user that does not belong there.

    2. Disable post by email >

    3. Disable post by voice >

    4. Change your blog password to a very difficult one >

    5. Use a secure, encrypted connection to connect to your Dashboard. Under Users → Personal Settings, check the box that says “Always use HTTPS when visiting administration pages, and click Save Changes.



    P.S. I flagged this thread for Staff help.


    Thanks for your helpful post! I changed the settings accordingly.
    After some attempts, I have finally managed to delete the user but still have no idea where s/he came from.




    It sounds like a hacker entered your blog. Make sure you have very difficult passwords for your email account and for your blog and make sure they are different too.

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