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by Brammers
Mon Feb 09, 2009 3:19 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 232991

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Sorry, another newbie question - where does that log come from? Thanks Nick That 'log' came from me to 3Di via a PM, as he asked for help in collecting information for his anti-spam bot. As for the 'log', well it's actually a post in the admin section of one of my forums, to note what Spambots had ...
by Brammers
Thu Feb 05, 2009 2:13 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 232991

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Hi all, I've checked the ACP on my forum this morning, and I've found 7 inactive users registered, all with usernames that look like Spambots. I've just check again, and that has increased to 10. The number of registrations isn't in line with the normal pattern for the board either. (It's noramlly l...