• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

Strange IP Addresses Trying To Log In My Email


Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#1
Lately, I've noticed theres been a couple strange ip addresses trying to log into my email, Is there a way for me to report these IP addresses?

Screenshot of the IP's: Screenshot by Lightshot
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes

Borg 386

ADHD member
VIP Member
Pro User
#2

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Win 7 32, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    It's a Dell, Dude.
    CPU
    Intel Caffinated Core Duo
    Motherboard
    Father is bored too.
    Memory
    4 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVidia something-or-another
    Monitor(s) Displays
    24" HD TV/Monitor/Alternative Dimensional Viewing Portal
    Screen Resolution
    Fuzzy after a couple drinks
    Hard Drives
    2 or 3, depending on if it's a night they're arguing about having a "split personality crisis" because I partitioned the drive.
    Case
    Don't get on my case....man
    Cooling
    Scotch on the rocks on the weekends..
    Keyboard
    Mad Catz Cyborg V7. Or maybe Cyborg Catz Are Mad At V7's??? I know it lights up...far out.
    Mouse
    currently being stalked by the cat...
    Internet Speed
    Never fast enough...
    Browser
    Defeated by Mario...wait...OH...BRowser...
    Antivirus
    Various

Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#3
Well, this is what I found when I did a search for the addy:

92.251.247.0 - 92.251.247.255 - Ip Address - Hutchison 3G Uk Ltd

194.126.180.181, Netgroup, LTD Ukraine - Whois

Just make sure you have a strong password. In light of the recent activity, you may want to change it. Make sure, if you do change it, that it's also a strong password.
I'm hoping it's just spam bots trying to guess my pw or something, not too worried about anyone guessing my password since its 16 letters with numbers and capital/lowercase letters and I also got 2 step verification enabled
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes

viktik

New Member
Posts
9
#4
Just use strong password.

If they know your email address they will try again. Only way to safe guard is to use strong password atleast 20 charater long.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    viktik
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    MSI CR420
    CPU
    Intel i3 330M
    Motherboard
    MSI
    Memory
    4 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    INTEL HD 1ST GEN
    Browser
    FIREFOX
    Antivirus
    F SECURE

Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#5
Just use strong password.

If they know your email address they will try again. Only way to safe guard is to use strong password atleast 20 charater long.
20 is impossible, the limit is 16 characters
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes

Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#6
Lmao just checked recent activity again and there's about 50 more attempts but they're all incorrect attempts so not gonna worry too much
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes

Borg 386

ADHD member
VIP Member
Pro User
#7
It might be a good idea to contact your ISP or Mail host & let them know what is going on. If you can't block the IP addys, then ask if they can.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Win 7 32, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1 Pro
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    It's a Dell, Dude.
    CPU
    Intel Caffinated Core Duo
    Motherboard
    Father is bored too.
    Memory
    4 GB
    Graphics Card(s)
    NVidia something-or-another
    Monitor(s) Displays
    24" HD TV/Monitor/Alternative Dimensional Viewing Portal
    Screen Resolution
    Fuzzy after a couple drinks
    Hard Drives
    2 or 3, depending on if it's a night they're arguing about having a "split personality crisis" because I partitioned the drive.
    Case
    Don't get on my case....man
    Cooling
    Scotch on the rocks on the weekends..
    Keyboard
    Mad Catz Cyborg V7. Or maybe Cyborg Catz Are Mad At V7's??? I know it lights up...far out.
    Mouse
    currently being stalked by the cat...
    Internet Speed
    Never fast enough...
    Browser
    Defeated by Mario...wait...OH...BRowser...
    Antivirus
    Various

ARC1020

New Member
Power User
Posts
446
#8
Lmao just checked recent activity again and there's about 50 more attempts but they're all incorrect attempts so not gonna worry too much
LOL, sounds like they're having a go. As you can't see a 'This wasn't me' button, I guess Microsoft are only interested in people reporting successful sign-in's. Still, at least having two-factor authentication switched on it gives you a bit more piece of mind.

You don't you have a three letter name or another desirable name by any chance do you? Alternatively, it could be a sign of a website breach. Say for example you used your email address on another website and it was breached resulting in the usernames and passwords being leaked, it's possible people could be going through the usernames and passwords looking for people who used the same password for both the breached account and for their mail account.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Win 8 64-bit

Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#9
It might be a good idea to contact your ISP or Mail host & let them know what is going on. If you can't block the IP addys, then ask if they can.
Eh AT&T's customer service is very poor and no help 99% of the time and I doubt Microsoft would do much
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes

Jcwisgod

New Member
Member
USA

Posts
265
#10
Lmao just checked recent activity again and there's about 50 more attempts but they're all incorrect attempts so not gonna worry too much
LOL, sounds like they're having a go. As you can't see a 'This wasn't me' button, I guess Microsoft are only interested in people reporting successful sign-in's. Still, at least having two-factor authentication switched on it gives you a bit more piece of mind.

You don't you have a three letter name or another desirable name by any chance do you? Alternatively, it could be a sign of a website breach. Say for example you used your email address on another website and it was breached resulting in the usernames and passwords being leaked, it's possible people could be going through the usernames and passwords looking for people who used the same password for both the breached account and for their mail account.
I guess that could be possible, my email name is a long one though (made it when I was young), I don't use my email password on any other sites and it's 16 letters mixed with lower case, uppercase and other characters.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model Number
    HP Ultrabook
    CPU
    2.6 GHz Core i5-3317U
    Memory
    8 gb DDR3 Ram
    Screen Resolution
    1366 x 768
    Hard Drives
    320gb HDD, 120gb SSD
    Keyboard
    Backlight Island Style Keyboard
    Mouse
    Trackpad
    Internet Speed
    18 MB/S DL Speed
    Browser
    Opera
    Antivirus
    Avast/Malwarebytes