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Started by M-DVD, December 31, 2008, 07:31:43 AM
Quote from: landyvlad on December 03, 2018, 10:51:02 PMRecently (last month or so) I have been getting a LOT of spammers attempting to register.Stop Spammer does seem to be doing it's job for most of them - any flagged as spam (i.e. in the relevant database I guess) are put in the "Awaiting Approval" queue. This can easily be a 10 a day though. I've taken all the usual precautions re the SMF core security features (questions etc) but that seems to be failing (as possibly is httpBL to some extent).Is it possible to set up a rule in Stop Spammer such that if a user is flagged as a spammer by BOTH email and IP, it just deletes it from the approval queue automatically? That'd be handy.Any advice around this would be most welcome. Thanks.
Quote from: Blade73 on December 23, 2018, 08:02:26 PMHad the same issue with 60 + in Awaiting Approval queue per daybut found this also https://custom.simplemachines.org/mods/index.php?mod=1599
Quote from: SugarD-x on December 04, 2018, 03:54:16 AMIf I were you, I'd use [Mod httpBL] and StopSpammer in conjunction with a few other security mods or methods. Personally on my heavier forums, I'll mix those two with at least ReCaptcha and Bot Buster. More prevention methods and additional databases being used to catch and block the spammers tends to help as long as they are properly managed and don't conflict.
Quote from: Mister Gray One on January 28, 2018, 07:05:37 PMWorks fine for me on 2.0.15Maybe your host changed something which is preventing the outgoing connection to SFS?
Quote from: live627 on April 01, 2019, 09:52:01 PMA solution to the update problem: https://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?msg=3957547
Quote from: Kindred on April 03, 2019, 07:26:11 AMThen your server is really odd...However there has to be more information at the server level... look for the server error log or talk to your host
Quote from: Kindred on April 04, 2019, 12:12:02 AMWell, the fact that there is no error logged is more concerning.
Quote from: Arantor on April 04, 2019, 03:26:41 AMThat VPS is going to need an upgrade soon, btw. Ubuntu 14.04 goes out of support in a few weeks.
syntax error, unexpected '||' (T_BOOLEAN_OR)
Quote from: shadav on September 15, 2019, 08:39:31 PMgot an error with this mod installed2.0.15so I go to view the members on my forum in my adminadmin >membersand I have an errorCode Select Expandsyntax error, unexpected '||' (T_BOOLEAN_OR)