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admin account intruder lock out

I keep getting admin account intruder lock out message for over a day now.

is someone trying to break in (dictionary attack) maybe?
how can I find where it's coming from?


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Re: admin account intruder lock out

On Wed, 17 Aug 2005 16:27:14 GMT, <no@spam.com> wrote:

>I keep getting admin account intruder lock out message for over a day now.
>
>is someone trying to break in (dictionary attack) maybe?


More likely to be a process on the server (such as backup or AV) trying to
authenticate with an invalid password. Did you just change the admin
password?

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