Questions tagged [ip-addresses]

An IP Address is a way of identifying a device on a network. Several users may share a public IP address if accessing the internet through a proxy (such as from work).

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Find the IP from which a person tried to reset Gmail password

Yesterday I received 2 SMS from my Gmail account. Somebody tried to login to my account. He/she tried to use SMS to reset my password. Can anybody tell me how to find the IP from which the attacker ...
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How to extract IP address of the host into a row?

It seems it's possible to extract website title into a row, but how to extract IP address of the host into a row? So for given any hostname (e.g. it should return IP ...
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Can email from web-based email service be tracked to my location?

I'm planning to send an email to someone and I have reasons to not want him to be able to find my location. If I send an email, let's say: from my Hotmail to his Gmail or AOL account, will he be ...
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How does YouTube detect the country of its users?

Does YouTube detect the country of its users (video viewers and people who have liked a video) by their IP address or by details they have given (country information they have given when signing up to ...
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Tracing IP address of comments in

If a comment is posted from a Google account on a blog hosted in, can the IP address of the person who has commented be traced by the blog owner?
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I am not able to view Last Login on Facebook in Active Session option

My Facebook ID has been hacked. I tried searching the location by visiting Active Session option but it shows only the current active session IP, which is used by me. All last 3 login are removed. Is ...
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Google search for "my ip" shows incorrect IPv6 address instead of correct IPv4 address

Google says my IP address is something like this (I've changed it just in case there is anything personally identifiable in it). Your public IP address is 2602:306:78c5:6a40:421e:6813:d55:ce7f The ...
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Can an IP address be incorrect?

Today while doing a Google search, I noticed at the bottom of the search results page a city and state that is not mine and the phrase "From your Internet address." I don't know if this has always ...
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Signing in to Google through very different IP addresses

Because I connect to many different VPNs and make it appear that I'm in very different geographical locations, how do I add a whitelist of IP addresses that are allowed to sign in to my account so I ...
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Using IP address from Facebook's 'Where you're still Logged In' Tab how to track location of iPhone?

On Facebook, if you log onto your account with your iPhone for instance, under Settings -> Security and Login you'll see the 'Where you're Logged In' and it will say your device i.e., iPhone and where ...
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Gmail 'Account Activity' consists of my Android logins?

Wanted to check if there is a way to see what is the IP address of my own Gmail (Hangout) account of my Android device. I don't have direct access to the device right now. But my Gmail/Google+/...
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