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Effective captcha solutions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? ReCaptcha is all the rage at the moment, Based on customer/user feedback, what other captcha or general human verification ...
Aiden Bell's user avatar
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1 vote
5 answers
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How to prevent common spam on a WordPress blog [duplicate]

Right from the day I installed WordPress on my site, I started getting spam comments/trackbacks. I have also prevented anonymous comments. I get the following email whenever a new spam is posted: ...
Raj's user avatar
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3 votes
3 answers
2k views

Tons of spam on phpBB even with recapcha enabled [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? I am running a phpBB forum where the requirements were that users shouldn't have to sign up in order to post. They could just ...
Daisetsu's user avatar
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7 votes
3 answers
234 views

Free spam blocker service [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? Is it possible to get a free and good spam blocker for your website? I would really like to avoid having to serve CAPTCHAs to ...
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0 votes
2 answers
942 views

PHP software to detect spam? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? I'm looking for something like spam-assassin or similar, except it only focuses on the message rather than inspecting an ...
Incognito's user avatar
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2 votes
2 answers
563 views

Does anyone run a site with Pligg? What is the most effective way to stop spam sign ups? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? Specifically trying to combat things like this! http://www.autopliggdotcom (didnt want to give them a link!)
nick2653's user avatar
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5 votes
3 answers
146 views

Stopping comment spam with links(need suggestion) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent comment spam on sites which I control? After bearing 1 year spammy comments with links in those in my 10 sites, finally I've disallowed comment posting with ...
AgA's user avatar
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1 vote
4 answers
233 views

Recommended Spam Best Practices [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? Are there any recommended admin tools or interfaces for reviewing and moderating spam on a community-driven UGC site?
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1 vote
3 answers
416 views

Tell Google to ignore parts of website [duplicate]

For example - comments. I mean, REALLY ignore. How can I do this? The problem is that lots of people submit spammy comments, like: Hi cool article, visit example.com Then I get emails from the ...
Annie's user avatar
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0 votes
1 answer
242 views

Spammers in my Magento blog comment section! [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? I have a blog extension installed on my Magento website. But I regularly receive spam comments on the blog. To help fight ...
balanv's user avatar
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1 vote
2 answers
71 views

Major spam issue... CAPTCHAs and email verification aren't working [duplicate]

We have a user who claims to have a vendetta against our community. We run a fairly large social networking website, and for the past four or five weeks, this particular person (or maybe people?) has ...
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0 votes
1 answer
54 views

How to stop spammers from creating accounts on my website? [duplicate]

I have this small question and hope I can have some help, what is the best way to prevent spammers from creating accounts on my website? is there any plugins useful for that? "I am using WordPress ...
Osama Numan's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
37 views

Moderator with no power to fix spam bot issue [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I prevent spam on sites which I control? I think this is the correct site to post this. So I'm a moderator (not administrator) on anddev.org and it's completely ...
Blundell's user avatar
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0 votes
0 answers
29 views

How can I block bots from creating MediaWiki accounts and articles? [duplicate]

I created a new MediaWiki website, Speedypedia. It's currently in alpha in two languages - English and Hebrew. I also submitted my website to MediaWiki's directory of websites using MediaWiki, but ...
Uri's user avatar
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10 votes
6 answers
2k views

Users often say my website is infected, but can't find any evidence of this?

I run a niche community and we have lots of users with very little experience, so it's hard to decide, sometimes, whether this is just a problem with amateurs butting heads with their virus software, ...
Jordan's user avatar
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