My wordpress is hacked and someone else logged into my account.I also got the message that someone else has logged into my account.I had to re-login. It happened day before This happened on February 6th when I was answering a Pakistani person regarding bird care.Kindly look into the matter.
The blog I need help with is hinduismglance.wordpress.com.
Who has access to your log-in information and/or email address?
Did you use the same password for your email account and your blog?
Are you sharing log-in information with anyone or leaving it where anyone can locate it?
Are you remaining logged in on your computer so anyone can come along and access your blog through it?
Go to your email program and change the password to a very difficult one because that’s how many hackers gain access to blogs
Then read this please knowing that blogs don’t get hacked when security protocols are followed. > http://en.support.wordpress.com/security/
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 > http://en.support.wordpress.com/post-by-email/
3. Disable post by voice > http://en.support.wordpress.com/post-by-voice/
4. Change your blog password to a very difficult one > http://en.support.wordpress.com/passwords/#change-your-password
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.
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I have a different password for e-mail and for wordpress. Only I use the account.I access wordpress only from my personal laptop.
I got response from wordpress as
Hinduismglance's Blog <(email redacted)>
Feb 7 (2 days ago)
New comment on your post “Ayurveda herbal home treatment of sick birds zebra finch,parrots budgies etc”
I won’t post the I.P address of the unknown hacker writing on my blog but it is only from there the problem started.I replied to his question.I guess he had some code which fetched data when replied.I also had a very strong feeling not to reply to the person but then I thought I shouldn’t doubt just because my thoughts is saying so.
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I don’t see any suspicious activity on your blog. Can you take a screenshot of the message you got referring to another user logging into your blog? Can you take a screenshot of the comment in question?
You shouldn’t be in danger of getting hacked by responding to comments on your blog.
I again got a mail from the hacker.His mails has
Hinduismglance and sign hash sign 039 semicolon s BI dot
Hinduismglance's Bl. as title
[Hinduismglance’s Blog] Comment: “Ayurveda herbal home treatment of sick birds zebra fi… – New comment on your post “Ayurveda herbal home treatment of sick birds zebra finch,parrots
Where as the normal mails from normal users has
Wordpress as title.
If you could, would you make a screenshot when you see this? It will help me to troubleshoot more effectively if I can see what you see.
Here’s a bit more information about how to take a screenshot:
You can upload the image to your media library and I can check it there.
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