Definition of username
: a sequence of characters that identifies a user when logging onto a computer or website —called also user ID
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Investigators caught Clippinger — username 666perv — using the software three times in two weeks in November 2015.
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According to a security researcher who has seen the report, the malware that activated the engineer’s username and password was designed to be used once the hackers were already inside the plant’s computer systems.
The Washington Post's Avi Selk notes that the gif did not come from Big Don himself, but appears to have been generated by a Trump-supporting reddit user whose username is unprintable in the august pages of this much-vaunted newsletter.
Agreeing to speak to agents, Richo admitted at the time that would grab the username and passwords for people's dark web accounts, the complaint said.
Additionally, the malware spread by harvesting usernames and passwords from infected computers.
But Shrem simply encouraged Faiella to disguise his identity with a new username and email address.
The first is that Twitter sees a lot of churn in its usernames.
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