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Old 05-21-2009, 08:51 PM   #3
User Name
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Posts: 8
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Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Luxembourg, Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Device: Sony PRS-505
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Originally Posted by Alexander Turcic View Post
Dear "User Name",
Please understand that there are hundreds if not thousands of bots accessing MobileRead every day, many of them trying to do some kind of mischief. It would be a futile attempt trying to ban them based on individual Internet addresses (which is what you asked us to do in your mail).
You're blocking access for 15 minutes after multiple failed logins already now. I don't see the technical problem to block access completely when this happens several times in a row.

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Originally Posted by Alexander Turcic View Post
We'd be more than happy to assist you in changing your username to something different, less generic and less likely to be targeted by bot software.
As already mentioned, I'm meanwhile at a point where I'd be already happy if you'd just delete the account.
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