Keep getting logged out *worried*

Discussion in 'Feedback and Suggestions' started by strantor, Sep 14, 2013.

  1. strantor

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

    Oct 3, 2010
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    I never log out of AAC. Every time I get on the computer, I am already logged in. It's been so long since I had to login, that I nearly forgot my password.

    Today, both times I sat down at the computer, I was logged out already and had to log back in. This has me worried, in the wake of talk of many other vbulletin sites being hacked recently. Should I run for the hills or what? Is everything OK?
     
  2. DerStrom8

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    Did you make any changes to your browser recently? Some browsers clear all cookies (including saved passwords) every time they're closed. If you just got an update, or if you manually changed some settings, it may have set your browser to log out out of sites automatically.

    Does this happen on any other sites as well, besides AAC?

    Matt
     
  3. strantor

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

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    Nope, just aac. Same browser for 1+ year, no updates.
     
  4. Georacer

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    AAC always logs me in but some other sites do not, even though I check the "remember me" option. I do not know why this behaviour isn't consistent.

    I'll state, though, that Firefox updates aren't announced to the user.
     
  5. strantor

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

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    Well this thread has been open for a few hours and nobody's complained of similar issues, so apparently the issue lies with me/my machine and the site hasn't been infiltrated by a hacker. So I'll stop worrying now. Thanks for the tips.
     
  6. bertus

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    Hello,

    I think that the problems are cloudflare related.
    I have notified jrap about the issue.

    Bertus
     
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