Forum Thread: How Does Someone Attack Account by Just Having Their @Username ? The Application Is Kik!

some dude was asking for my kik username! and someone provide it to him and now i can't even connect or see the messages! is it ddos attack?

note: he doesn't have my IP!! can someone explain it to me pls.

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There was a way to bruteforce Kik accounts that some of my contacts managed to pull off, but this doesn't seem like your account is compromised. If you have a iPhone, a unicode "attack" can render Kik useless. I believe there is one for Android as well, but if this dude asked on Kik what your username is, he's a idiot when he could just look at your profile. lol.

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