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CleanTalk Launches Website Uptime Monitoring

We are pleased to inform you that we have released a new service for websites Website Uptime Monitoring.  One of the most important parameters of a website is its reliability and speed, that means a website is available to guests and customers 100% of its work time. If it’s temporary unavailable or the page load

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How to protect the search form on the site from spam and fraud

Everyone knows that in order for the search engine to index the page, some link must lead to this page. Search and SEO bots check all pages on various sites and if they find a link, then follow it and index new content. The content posted on the page is created either by the owners

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Big update of the Universal Anti-Spam plugin

We are pleased to inform you that we have released a new version of the Universal Anti-Spam Plugin Version 2.1. Significant changes have been made to this version. One of these changes was the addition of new functionality. We have added the ability to use Spam FireWall in the Universal anti-spam plugin. Learn more about

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We have released an update for the spam_check method API

CleanTalk launched the finding of domains on IP addresses. Now, the method can transmit information about the presence of a domain at a given IP address. This suggests that the IP address belongs to the hosting and it has a website. Use the “hosted_domains parameter” – 0 | 1 show list of hosted domains on

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New CleanTalk Web Service. Site Performance Monitoring

Hello, We are planning to launch a new service and would like to hear your opinion.The service is called Site Performance Monitoring. It will allow you to control: Available website pages, HTTP / HTTPS response code. Page load time. Ping -% loss, average delay. JavaScript page errors. If you use monitoring you will immediately receiv

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Joomla 3.x Support. Important Information

In connection with the Joomla 4 release and the development of the anti-spam plugin for the new version of Joomla, you need to reinstall the anti-spam plugin for Joomla 3.x.You have to go to the control panel of the CleanTalk plugin and delete it:https://cleantalk.org/help/update-joomla34 Next, install the new version of the anti-spam plugin by CleanTalk

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How to monitor, control the activity of requests

One of the unique features of CleanTalk Anti-Spam is the logging of all requests. Unlike other anti-spam solutions, where forbidden requests just disappear and you don’t even know about them, you have the opportunity to view and analyze data, both on forbidden and allowed queries. This allows you to save data, even if they wer

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How to Protect Website Search from Spambots

We have received several requests about protecting website pages of search results from spambots. At a glance the solution is quite simple — remove the search results page in “robots.txt”, example: User-agent: * Disallow: /search But further analysis showed that it won’t be a 100% solution and there are many more problems which couldn’t b

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ARIN Wins Important Legal Case and Precedent Against Fraud

About 735,000 IP addresses were returned to the registry. This is the first time that IP addresses have been taken from fraudsters after a trial. On May 14, South Carolina U.S. Attorney Sherri Lydon filed criminal wire fraud charges against Amir Golestan, alleging he and his Charleston, S.C. based company Micfo LLC orchestrated an elaborat

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Updating the API method “spam_check”

CleanTalk has updated the API method “spam_check” that allows checking spam activity of IP and email addresses via the CleanTalk database. What’s new: Displays the code of the country where the IP address belongs.This will help you know the geo-location of each IP address. The country code is displayed in a two-letter format in accordanc

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