[Systems] Wiki spam attack.

Dave Crossland dave at lab6.com
Wed May 11 12:55:16 EDT 2016


Bernie suggest he could look into this in the wiki gardening sprint this
weekend :)

On 11 May 2016 at 12:51, Chris Leonard <cjlhomeaddress at gmail.com> wrote:

>  I just blocked four or five newly created wiki users that were
> spammers.  I also deleted their "contributions".
> Would someone (maybe FGrose) like to look into how these accounts got
> created and how they defeated our usual protections against such
> mischief?
> If no one else wants to step up, I'll take a further look at some
> point, but it would be best to figure out the root cause allowing this
> to happen and shut it down rather than fight it user-by-user and
> attack-by-attack.
> cjl
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