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XF 1.4 Spam cleaner shows legit user as shared IP

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Dubbed Navigator, Oct 15, 2014.

  1. Dubbed Navigator

    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?
  2. Brogan

    Brogan 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.
  3. Dubbed Navigator

    Dubbed Navigator Active Member

    Yes! an add-on was recently installed for that purpose

    It will be a dynamic one that I use yes
  4. Mr Lucky

    Mr Lucky Well-Known Member

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