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PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 4:57 pm 
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Today I received an email that looked very official from webmaster@desoto.org (that's me!) that informed me that a request to change my password had been received.

I think it's phishing. My ability to log in as the admin indicates that the number of attempts to log in has been exceeded.

I'm posting this as a reminder to everybody to be very cautious when dealing with any unsolicited emails with innocent looking links in them.

As webmaster, I am not sending out notices to people to change their passwords. If you receive an email similar to what I just received, I suggest you contact me directly at stellarrestorations@gmail.com so that we can get any issues sorted out. I'll attach an image of the email below.


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 Post subject: Re: Suspicious Email
PostPosted: Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:36 am 
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Thanks for the info - will be on the lookout from now on. So far all the messages I have received have been legit and hope it stays that way.

"It's delightful, it's delovely, it's DeSoto"

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 Post subject: Re: Suspicious Email
PostPosted: Sat Mar 31, 2018 2:28 am 
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Russian hackers! First the presidency, now the NDC!

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