[geeklog-devel] About the forum spammer

Vincent Furia vfuria at gmail.com
Mon Jan 17 16:36:39 EST 2005

Texas Hold'em is type of Poker.  The world poker championship in Vegas
plays Texas Hold'em.  A lot of gambling sites push it, a lot of those
are sketchy, hence the need to block the text.


On Mon, 17 Jan 2005 21:18:50 +0100, Dirk Haun <dirk at haun-online.de> wrote:
> Found this:
>     http://wordpress.org/support/topic.php?id=20956
> It's about a known case of comment spamming in weblogs. The author
> noticed that all the domains used in the comment spams resolve to the
> same IP address,
> And look what we just got (thanks Tom, thanks SpamX plugin!):
> | Please check some helpful info about<A HREF="http://internet-
> | poker.fidelityfunding.net/"> internet poker
> dirk at terra:dirk> ping fidelityfunding.net
> PING fidelityfunding.net ( 56 data bytes
> The nice thing is that he's also setting up bogus "account terminated"
> pages (try the above URL).
> Anyway, the IP address might be another filter criterion, instead of
> having to update the blacklist all the time. Anyone wanting to write a
> SpamX module for this?
> MT Blacklist is lagging behind, btw. The last few spam posts were only
> caught because they contained "texas holdem" - whatever that is, but it
> appears in all those posts.
> bye, Dirk
> --
> http://www.haun-online.de/
> http://www.macosx-faq.de/
> _______________________________________________
> geeklog-devel mailing list
> geeklog-devel at lists.geeklog.net
> http://lists.geeklog.net/listinfo/geeklog-devel

More information about the geeklog-devel mailing list