[wp-hackers] spam comment link

Mike Little mike at zed1.com
Mon Mar 30 15:32:55 GMT 2009

2009/3/30 Thomas Scholz <info at toscho.de>:
> Am 30.03.2009, 12:27 Uhr, schrieb Ryan McCue <lists at rotorised.com>:
>> Joost de Valk wrote:
>>> Is there any way that the comment emails could provide a link that
>>> would automatically spam the comment, instead of having to click the
>>> "Spam Comment" button again?
> I second that. This would be very useful.
>> I think you'd have to include a nonce with the email, but the point of
>> email is to be independent of time, so it's kind of contradictory.
> Why should e-mail be independent of time? The date header is mandatory for a
> reason. ;)

I think the point to be made is that the nonce in the normal admin
screen is time sensitive, whereas clicking on a link in an email can
happen any (easily a long) time after it was generated and delivered.

Mike Little

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