[Systems] Wiki spam attack.
scanterog at gmail.com
Wed May 11 13:05:42 EDT 2016
Chris do you have the usernames? That could be of help.
If I recall correctly, lately the only way to get a wiki user is requesting
Over time there has been a lot of GCI wiki users. Maybe some of them could
have weak passwords. Just guessing.
I guess I can look into it also this Saturday.
On May 11, 2016 12:56, "Dave Crossland" <dave at lab6.com> wrote:
> 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
>> 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
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