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Hackers/stalkers find you from IP address


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I have no idea how silly this could be. A friend of mine posted some sexy pics on this forum. Now she is paranoid as a few guys keep msging her and she is afraid they can track her ip and find her address and stalk her or hack into [bleep] at the house. Is this possible?
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Her public IP address can be traced back to her ISP (Internet Service Provider). For large ISP's though, like say Verizon, AT&T, Comcast. etc. that really doesn't tell you much. To get any further information would require the assistance of a Lawyer and Judge to issue a warrant in order to force the ISP to dig into their log files to try and find out which of their customers was using that IP address on a particular date and time. Even then though, the ISP does not know who was actually using the device that was connected to that IP address. A close neighbor illegally accessing her WiFi for example.


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Sometimes people forget that pictures can have GPS coordinates...

https://www.howtogee...cation-private/


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Does iPhone se have that option? How do you know for sure if it's turned off or not?
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I clicked on her pic and looked on my mac and all it show under more info and all it shows is ... where from, last opened, dimensions, colour size. Doesn't show anymore info under more info
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https://www.igeeksbl...on-iphone-ipad/


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Oops, dupe.


Edited by SpywareDr, 24 September 2017 - 01:46 PM.

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Ok thanks
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No problem. :) 


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No others way I guess or nothing to worry about?
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