XF 1.4 Spam cleaner shows legit user as shared IP

Dubbed Navigator

Active member
Hi guys,

Bit of an odd one.

Im not sure if this is an issue with xenforo, or if i have malware on my computer or not.

Basically, when using the spam cleaner to clean (spammers) - it comes up showing the IP address as being shared by a legitimate user - Me!

I find this very odd. Is it possible that someone could be doing this maliciously?


XenForo moderator
Staff member
Is it a dynamic IP address?
If so, that is entirely possible.

Do you use any add-ons which send welcome PMs to newly registered members?
I seem to recall there being an issue with an add-on which does that.