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The accident at night 08.08.2013

At night on 09.08.2013 from 19:30 until 02:30 (GMT) was not available database of IP blacklist, Email, domain addresses. As a result of the specified time the efficiency of spam filtering was below the multiyear average. The most heavily accident affected users with modules phpBB3 version 3.5.10 and below, along with the WordPress 1.4.4 and

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Policy changes for spam filtering

Hello! In this week we have updated the automatically moderation servers. In the new version of the server software made 2 important changes. Offtopic tests Firstly, disabled offtopics filtering for message not containing spam. Let me remind you that these signs are – finding author in black lists, offline, JavaScript, suspiciously little time spent on

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Updated plugin CleanTalk for WordPress

In the new version of anti-spam plugin for WordPress made the following changes: fixed bug with displaying PHP warning for sites with PHP version 5.4. fixed bug with checking comments Administrators, Authors and Editors of this blog. plugin settings «Filter messages containing stop-words», «Language system messages» removed from the control menu plugin. These settings ar

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PHP Class protect the site from spam

Not so long ago we updated the PHP class protection against spam sites, which may well be used to protect any PHP web-site. Of the most interesting changes: protection of the site without Captcha; automatically connect to the fastest server in a pool of servers; detailed examples of the use of the class. Download t

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Importance of comments and automatic spam protection.

Importance and necessity of comments on websites, blog or forum is already understood by everyone. That is so because they directly influence the traffic. Comments for searching engines imply that the website content is actively discussed. Many users value the utility of a product by comments to it. But there is one peculiarity – this

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Comparative statistic of spam activity on 4 popular CMS

We have briefly analysed spam activity on 4 CMS powered platforms with CleanTalk service and got the following results: First place — WordPress, 99.46% of spam messages, 88 thousand queries in selection. Second place — DataLife Engine, 91.12% of spam queries (registrations + messages), 3 thousand queries in selection. Third place — phpBB3, 86.98% of spam queries (registrations +

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Updated anti-spam phpBB MOD

Improvements in the new version of anti-spam module for phpBB: A new user account will be sent to the manual activation of the forum administration with an alert by email, If no server availability automatic moderation, or suspend access to the service. Optimized PHP code in the base class and hook. Deleted spam protection in t

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Updated IP.Board anti-spam hook

Anti-spam hook for Invision Power Board (IP.Board) updated to version 1.1.2, change log: Enhanced JavaScript test on the client. Removed unnecessary error screens. Improved diagnostics server errors – as they arise forum administrator will receive an email with a description of the error and request number CleanTalk. XML file with hook cleantalk-ipboard-1.1.2.xml Traditionally we remind hook opportunities: Filtering

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CleanTalk Company expanded its spam protection services for websites. A CMS protection app vBulletin was issued.

CleanTalk Company finished the development of an application for vBulletin which allows protection to a forum from spam. This application allows protection from automatically distributed spam, as well as from spam bots registrations. As an extra service, users can take advantage of additional functions, they can block messages with the help of stop-words  or com

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Will CAPTCHA help ?

You or your organization have a site or a forum in the internet, you’ve spent a lot of time and resources on its creation, filling, development and attraction of visitors. Your resource is popular, the presented information is discussed by the visitors, they express their opinion and give comments. But… Each owner of a sit

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