[wp-hackers] Referrer Spam [s]
wp at igeek.info
Tue Oct 11 17:23:33 GMT 2005
Dougal Campbell <dougal at gunters.org> wrote:
| I know that SV will have a more limited audience (thus my comment
| the high barrier to entry). But I wanted to be sure that people were
| aware of it. I'm hoping one day to set up some sort of distributed
| of the blacklist information though. This would allow a separate
| to utilize the information, though without the firewalling abilities.
centralised balcklist? didn't Mark Ghosh start a project called CSPAM
had a centralised blacklist which got input from the CSPAM plugins
on all blogs? anyway, its gonna be a heavy duty project, just like
| Since SV only blacklists a host after it triggers spam tests multiple
| times, I consider it to be fairly high-confidence information. And
| it automatically expires entries after a period of inactivity, it
| shouldn't have too many false-positives due to dynamic IP addressing.
I think that current plugins that blacklists, like Spam Karma, also use
something like this, meaning expiring IPs & domains which cease to
But I like your idea overall, blacklisting at firewall level will save
many resources, especially for blogs that get a lot of spam!! :)
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