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Stop Comment Spam

A while ago I posted some PHP code that helps block spam from known IP address by redirecting them to another page.  Check out the original post here: http://cal.freeshell.org/2010/01/spam-prevention/ Since then I have updated the script to include logging functionality. … Continue reading

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Anti-Spam Script Updated

Recently I’ve been getting some spam form “banned” IPs. Turns out the PHP script I posted was only blocking the first and last IP address in my list. Well, I updated it and it works for the whole list now. … Continue reading

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Spammer Prevention

I’ve had a rash of spam comments from a specific IP address. To solve this I’m using three things. Comment Blacklist. This is a function of Worpress that filters comments and marks them as spam. It’s in Discussion under Settings … Continue reading

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