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From Alex Samad <a...@samad.com.au>
Subject Re: The guy's back...
Date Wed, 26 Dec 2007 02:40:45 GMT
On Tue, Dec 25, 2007 at 11:15:41PM +0200, Janne Jalkanen wrote:
>
> No, he's not.  He's using a rotating proxy.  All edits come from different 
> IP addresses.
>
> /Janne
not sure if it possible, but why not let him have hi userid and when he logs in 
with it, send him to a clone of jspwiki.org, or code up a 200 response jst for 
him but throw away his edits ?


I know this is outside normal wiki framework, but might allow the wiki to 
continue ?

Alex

>
> On 25 Dec 2007, at 23:06, Harry Metske wrote:
>
>> and if he's coming from the same IP address every time, can you put an IP
>> ban on it in the meantime ?
>>
>> regards,
>> Harry
>>
>> 2007/12/25, Janne Jalkanen <Janne.Jalkanen@ecyrd.com>:
>>>
>>> Remember the guy who just posts random words on jspwiki.org,
>>> presumably to poison bayesian spam filters?
>>>
>>> Well, he's back, and he seems to have fixed his system to correct for
>>> UTF-8 (which was an easy way to catch the bot).
>>>
>>> I have to admit that this is no longer fun.  My next idea is to make
>>> a Javascript-based, automated captcha (if you've got JS on, the
>>> captcha gets automatically filled, so normally, the user does not
>>> have to care.  If you've got JS off, then you have to fill it
>>> yourself.  But after that, I'm running out of ideas.  I would really
>>> hate to close down jspwiki.org, make registration mandatory, and have
>>> all registrations moderated.
>>>
>>> (Also, the guy is now posting random words, *amended* with random
>>> snippets of the content of the same page.  Therefore just checking
>>> for a single word is not possible.)
>>>
>>> /Janne
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> -- 
>> met vriendelijke groet,
>> Harry Metske
>> Telnr. +31-548-512395
>> Mobile +31-6-51898081
>
>

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