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XF 1.4 read .bin files from database?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by xSpeced, Jan 14, 2015.

  1. xSpeced

    xSpeced Member


    Someone's been trying to login to my admin account. Going into the database reveals a table called xf_login_attempt. Under ip-address is some random string and clicking it on it give me a .bin file.

    How would I go to read this file?
  2. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Open it in Notepad or some other text editor.

    There's an option in PHP My Admin to display the contents of those fields, but if it's lots of data it's probably worth viewing it in a proper editor.
  3. xSpeced

    xSpeced Member

    A text editor spits this out for me : ŠåÝ
  4. rainmotorsports

    rainmotorsports Well-Known Member

    I would try Notepad++ or whatever your preference might be.
  5. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

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