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Somebody hacked into my eBay!!

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8y, 4m agoPosted 8 years, 4 months ago
Check your ebay account time folks.
I've been trying to sign in today but it kept saying my password was incorrect.

Anyway, eventually spoke to a lady operator on the live help thing - she put me through to their security centre who said they had put a temp. block on the account because some dodgy geezer had gained access & tried to flog a fake handbag!!!

Anyway, all my passwords are very obscure so whoever did it must be v.clever.

Just goes to show, nothing is safe.
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8y, 4m agoPosted 8 years, 4 months ago
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#1
Sorry to hear that. But I suppose this will be a thing of the post when they bring in the seller verification process
#2
had the same done to me, but they was trying to sell pink GHD'S
[admin]#3
Had mine hacked recently too, someone was sending dodgy messages from my account- Had to go through the security checks with the live help guys. Had to change my email account password too.
#4
same thing to me.ebay locked my account before id even realised
#5
Is it a conspiracy? A whole load of account hacks, just before they bring in their new seller verification thingy :whistling:
#6
A pain but a necessary one i suppose.

Just makes you wonder how they get your passwords. They even got into my hotmail & blocked incoming messages from eBay. So i didnt even know about it!
#7
paul870
same thing to me.ebay locked my account before id even realised


same here :thumbsup:
#8
Wow - thought it was just me they were picking on!!
#9
Never had mine hacked... though it is scary especially when you think of fees you could ned up paying unknowingly.
#10
Had mine hacked.... oh no wait, it was just me using it at a different IP :thumbsup:

Had someone use my paypal though a couple of weeks back. No idea how, didn't even put in a new address, change the password or anything. I decided it was time for a new password on my accounts anyway, so wasn't a big pain. Just need to check if I have been refunded the rest of the money.
#11
To be fair to ebay - we normally call them down on here - i suppose the acted correctly & in my best interests. They also credited the fees & pulled the rogue listings straight away.

All passwords changed now. phew.
#12
Im Scared!!!!
#13
me too, some french geezer
#14
ADZ1478
me too, some french geezer

Me too , aparently i was selling a load of rolex watches :x

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