Jan Steinman wrote:
Just when you think it's safe to go out again...
I've secured my fairly late-model (~1.5.6) MediaWiki against public
account creation, and now I'm finding the thieves are polluting it
with trackbacks. This new vandalism requires no account creation, no
In this case, I simply went in and wiped the contents of the
"mw_trackbacks" table. (I can just hear Brion saying, "DON'T DO
Is there any strategy in place for combatting this new (to me, at
least) form of vandalism?
Don't enable trackbacks. :)
-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com