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connectToCisco port 443 has constant attempts to log in: has AT&T secured it?

My firewall log shows days of consstant probing of the uVerse control port 443 from a UK address178.79.128.185whois gives the name of the offender as:min-extra-safe-27-uk-li-prod.binaryedge.ninja Literally hundreds of attempts within a single second. 1.  Is this control port safe from this type of b

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 • AT&T Internet Email & Security

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BEWARE: AT&T doesn't know how to resolve their Numbersync fraud issue

I received a series of texts the other day letting me know that Numbersync had been added to my account. I figured this was a new feature that was added and would allow my ipad to make calls so I didn't think anything of it. This morning I received a text saying that over $400 in international calls

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 • Data & Messaging Features, Internet Tethering

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Can someone use my remote to buy a pay per view and see it on a oomputer elsewhere

Had a most weird experience. Was billed $55 for a boxing match pay per view. We did not purchase it. Do not even follow boxing. When I called to complain and talked to several reps from the initial billing service to tech support to the rep for the condo building we are in, was told that the pay per

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 • U-verse TV Equipment

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Really disappointed in AT&T internet - not helpful and heck-bent on extorting $ out of customers

My at&t email has been hacked, and at&t seems completely uninterested in taking care of me. They love taking my monthly check, but could care less about fixing a problem on their computer. When I send an email via the AT&T mail portal in the browser, it arrives safely to the recipient's box, but if

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 • AT&T Internet Email & Security

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Service address changed without my permission - AT&T hacked???

My internet went down at 3am on Jan 4th, 2019. I am away but have lost all access to my home control, cameras, security systems and servers. Today marks 17 days of outage, and no one at AT&T has been able to help. After numerous calls and chats involving many hours on the telephone and keyboard, we

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 • AT&T Internet Account

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password emails re my closed account

I closed my account with AT&T 6 months ago and now I've started receiving multiple emails stating my password has been changed and giving me a temporary password. Contacting AT&T has been very difficult.  The IVR does not recognize my requests to talk to a live rep in IT or fraud, nor does it recogn

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 • Wireless Account

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ACI Router Vulnerability Study - Your Data Is Not Safe - Financial Transactions Are Insecure

American Consumer Institute has just released a study (http://www.theamericanconsumer.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/FINAL-Wi-Fi-Router-Vulnerabilities.pdf) showing that the vast majority of routers in common use today have serious security flaws that would allow hackers to steal your data and, if y

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 • AT&T Internet Equipment

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U-Verse gateway settings screen opened on its own.

I left my PC on all night while I was letting a game download from blizzard battle.net.  When I went to my PC this morning a browser was opened and it had my residential gateway settings screen opened.  The address in the browser with the gateway settings was www.msftconnecttest.com/cgi-bin/home.ha 

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 • AT&T Internet Equipment

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Some random email and phone was setup as my Billing email and secondary phone

When I wanted to switch to paperless billing, I noticed that there was some random email and phone as my Billing email and secondary phone. Can your reps tell me when it was updated and by whom. I want to know if the account was compromised. Been using this number for the past 10 years.

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 • Wireless Account

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Someone Accessed my Email from a Foreign Country?!? Please help!

The Recent Activity page (accessible via the Account Info link in our email accounts) shows that two "email application(s)" have accessed my email account from foreign countries I have never been to.   How can I get more details or information, such as the exact date of access, the IP Address, or th

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 • AT&T Internet Email & Security

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Someone Accessed my Email from a Foreign Country?!? Please help!

The Recent Activity page (accessible via the Account Info link in our email accounts) shows that two "email application(s)" have accessed my email account from foreign countries I have never been to.   How can I get more details or information, such as the exact date of access, the IP Address, or th

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 • AT&T Internet Email & Security

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Router: wrong SSID, wrong IP, hacked or account problem?

Att UVerse 200 DSL About 2 weeks internet connectivity starts dropping - skips a beat, so to speak on any device. This is after the power had gone out, btw.     Go into router menu 192.168.1.254 and what do I see?  - a completely different interface & different SSID. Moreove

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 • AT&T Internet Equipment

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Re: Spam from my own e-mail account

Been there. Your email has been hacked. It happened to me twice in 3 months.Change you password immediately. Then set up 2 stage verification on your email account.It prevents your email from being used on a new device without a code being entered. The code is sent to a phone you choose at set up, s

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"We'll send you a pin to verify number" pop up

Samsung Note 8Since I restarted my phone this morning, I'm getting a full page pop up, white in color, with a heading stating "We'll send you a PIN to verify number". Then again in smaller script the same words "We'll send you a PIN to verify number" and a box that says "Enter AT&T phone number". I

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Residential Gateway Security Vulnerabilities

I just signed a contract for a year of service with AT&T Fiber.  Now I find out the Residential Gateway you provided is riddled with security vulnerabilities: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/09/01/att_customers_with_arris_modems_at_risk_claim_infosec_bods/ When are you going to fix this or replac

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 • AT&T Fiber Equipment

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Possible Hacked account

I desperately need to get assistance in retrieving an email account that I believe was Hacked, all of a sudden my password is not taking and the backup email was set to an email I do not recognize. This account is linked with everything so I need any help I can get in retrieving this!

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 • AT&T Internet Email & Security

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Fraud account

On 10/15/2018 an account was opened without my knowledge using my name and address. I discovered this on 11/4/2018 when I came across a bill for $172.73! I called at&t and was told the shipping address for the iPhone  had been flagged as fraud and the phone was not shipped. I asked the address and t

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 • Wireless Account

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Charge pending expired

Got an email today about a charge that was pending had expired on my bank account from AT&T K006 9968 ESTOR for about $44. I recently preordered the Apple Watch series 5 Nike so I thought maybe something went wrong with the order but I talked to a rep and they said the order has been paid and is sti

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 • Wireless Billing

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someone hacked my e-mail

On or about the morning of 2/2/19, we started getting messages on our cell phones and laptop that we were "unable to sign-in" to our sbcglobal.net e-mail account. We sign in on laptop through Yahoo home page with no issues up to 2/2/19.  Prior to this, there were no issues.  Originally, we thought t

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Hack Attack: Internet & Email Security - Knowledge Share Wednesday, 04/26/17, 1-4pm ET

Long gone are the days that each of us feel comfortable leaving our front door open to our home. That applies even more so to our virtual home and identity on the internet. Join the conversation as we discuss and share knowledge on a topic that affects us all: Internet & Email Security.  

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