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by nbf
Fri Feb 06, 2009 3:37 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 326419

Re: SPAM registrations after upgrading to 3.0.4

Yes I did, but I couldn't get it to do what I want. I would like to make a text field where the person registering has to enter a security code (string of characters like abc1234) I provide to them in advance. I tried creating a "Single text field" but that didn't work. I couldn't find where to ent...
by nbf
Wed Feb 04, 2009 9:49 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Spam Bots & phpBB3?
Replies: 47
Views: 77450

Re: Spam Bots & phpBB3?

And again I ask, You're getting tons of spambot registrations with CAPTCHA enabled? I have not seen any spambots break the CAPTCHA yet. :| I've been getting spam from bots on my phpbb3 forum for months. On one board, I made the captcha more difficult by lowering the number for the background noise....