Why is my website requesting a username and password when I open it?

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When I try to open my Afrihost hosted website, it states that the site has been blocked, and requests a username and password.
asked Dec 21, 2014 in Shared Hosting by Anonymous

1 Answer

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Good Day :)

If you website is requesting a username and password when you try and access it.

This means that your website might of been compromised or "hacked" thus we then password protect your website and give you the time to resolve the issue.

You should have a email stating the reason for the authentication access and the steps to resolve it

Once that has been seen to, we will then "unlock" the domain/website
answered Dec 22, 2014 by anonymous