[geeklog-devel] Spam, spam, bacon, eggs, and spam
justin.carlson at gmail.com
Wed Feb 9 17:14:53 EST 2005
Also, as posted elsewhere, is this live now
On Wed, 9 Feb 2005 16:06:16 -0600, Justin Carlson
<justin.carlson at gmail.com> wrote:
> Perhaps you could add a bit of code to the SpamX plugin:
> On Wed, 9 Feb 2005 22:14:59 +0100, Dirk Haun <dirk at haun-online.de> wrote:
> > Our special "friend" continues to flood geeklog.info with trackback spam.
> > A few of them went through since he now also seems to start using HTML
> > entities to obfuscate his posts:
> > >online poker</a> von &
> > >#111;nline poker<br>
> > >Please visit some information in the field of online
> > >poker poker party poker
> > Tom, would you consider this a feature request? ;-)
> > No forum spam (at all) on geeklog.info, btw. Maybe because the site's in
> > German?
> > I made a small modification to the forum submission forms on geeklog.net
> > to include a random number in a hidden field. This was just for testing
> > since I wanted to find out if he actually parses the forms or not. The
> > random number would have shown up in the SpamX notification emails if he
> > did, but it didn't.
> > There's a plugin for Wordpress that does this: It includes a randomly
> > named field with a random value into the submission form and if that
> > field and value are not included in the POST data, the post is discarded
> > right away.
> > difficult. But then I wouldn't be able to post using Lynx, so maybe
> > that's too extreme a measure (yet) ;-)
> > Anyway, the war is on and the enemy isn't sleeping ...
> > bye, Dirk
> > --
> > http://www.haun-online.de/
> > http://www.haun.info/
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