[Mediawiki-l] Clean up users?

Helmut Hullen Hullen at t-online.de
Wed Jul 27 05:54:00 UTC 2011


Hallo, Platonides,

Du meintest am 27.07.11:

>> But since some weeks there's a robot which first gets an account

> Are they passing the captcha to create the account?

Seems so. I've just looked into the source code of the page: it's simple  
to find the captcha question and to calculate the answer.

Maybe I have to choose between several spammer blockers which all are  
nasty for the good guys.

>> and then changes the main page - very nasty.

> Protect the main page?

Done - but that's not the main problem.

Viele Gruesse!
Helmut



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