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Old December 26th 17, 11:30 AM posted to uk.tech.digital-tv
Adrian Caspersz
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Default Sorry your account is locked for 30 minutes

On 26/12/17 11:03, Mark Carver wrote:
On 25/12/2017 07:58, Phi wrote:
You attempted to log in 3 times without the correct password, what is
so sacred about BBC I wonder,


A bit like loads of other services and websites then ?

The trick in all cases is to remember your password


The other trick is to accept a cookie and stay signed in.

However, with most folks - the 'privacy mode' of a web browser has
become a de-facto thing, so cookies get wiped on closure.*

So instead of accepting machine based security tokens and further 2FA,
folks carry on using the name of their long dead pet ...

* I do this.

Accept third party cookies : never


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Adrian C