[TYPO3-typo3org] how to avoid forum Spam

Michael Stucki michael.stucki at typo3.org
Tue Feb 24 22:31:58 CET 2015

Hi Bernd,

thanks for the note, I have removed the spam now. Still need to find out
why there is suddenly so much of it...

Greetings, Michael

Am 24.02.2015 um 15:12 schrieb bernd wilke:
> Am 23.02.15 um 08:38 schrieb bernd wilke:
>> Am 18.02.15 um 22:45 schrieb Michael Stucki:
>>> Hi Bernd,
>>> right now we're just cleaning the spam manually whenever it's needed. It
>>> increases from time to time but also goes back again after some time. It
>>> seems like the spammers realize that TYPO3 users are clever enough to
>>> not click on their links ;-)
>>> Let's see what we can do if the problem persists for a longer time...
>> just noticed another place which got spammed:
>> http://typo3.org/events/community-events/
>> three events starting 2015-2-22 til 2015-02-25 about packers and movers
>> and so it may be real conferences, I don't think that medical
>> Conferences (FLU, Cancer, Radiology, Diabetes) belong in the TYPO3
>> Community Event list.
>> other 'events' unrelated to TYPO3 (neither programming nor hosting) I
>> also consider as SPAM.
>> you might introduce a filter having TYPO3 in the event-description.
> as the eventlistings are corrupted until now up into archive, I found
> another one:
> comments on http://typo3.org/news/article/dialogue-days-2015/
> bernd

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