Spam on CBOX.org
Been getting an enormous amount of spam on CommonsInABox.org today. Just reporting this and wondering the cause. I have marked a lot of it as spam. Seems to be coming from different places.
#3 Updated by scott voth over 4 years ago
The spam seems to be from comments on documentation and posts, mostly. I tried to update Akismet, but don't have the rights I guess.
I noticed a lot on this - http://commonsinabox.org/archives/889 and this - http://commonsinabox.org/archives/3271
The torrent of spam seems to have subsided - but over the weekend there was over 100 ...
#4 Updated by Boone Gorges over 4 years ago
- Status changed from New to Rejected
- Target version set to Not tracked
Thanks for the clarification, Scott. I'm guessing this was a hiccup in the Akismet service (I also saw more spam than usual sneak through the filter on a couple other blogs). Going to close this ticket as there's not much we can do about Akismet outages, but if more problems arise, please let me know. Thanks.