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Postby at1with0 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:35 am

My forum has been inundated by spammers I found out what software is being used to do it and what might be a good defense against it.

http://www.stopforumspam.com

I Won't give the name of the software here...I took some steps to block spammers and so far about 600 spammers have been blocked in the last couple of days.
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Postby blackvault » Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:44 am

Have you seen this site?

http://projecthoneypot.org/
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Postby blackvault » Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:45 am

Harvester visits to your site(s): 49
Recent visits (this week): 5
Recent visits (this month): 22
Spam traps issued on your sites: 497
Spam received at your addresses: 121
Received this week: 9
Received this month: 46
Comment spam posts to your site(s): 163
Traffic from your QuickLinks: 0 visit(s)
Sites you've protected: 1
MX entries you've donated: 1
Users you've referred: 0
IPs You've Commented On: 0
IPs You're Monitoring: none
Last update: 2012-11-26
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Postby at1with0 » Tue Nov 27, 2012 11:52 am

How do I get such an analysis?
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Postby blackvault » Tue Nov 27, 2012 12:03 pm

http://projecthoneypot.org/

Thats what really helped clean up spam here on The Black Vault. I hope it helps :)
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