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Spamming in the Off Topic section

Postby lennonluvr9 » Sat Feb 22, 2014 2:43 pm

I apologize if this has already been brought to someone's attention, but I've noticed there's a lot of spamming going on in the Off Topic section. There are quite a few threads there advertising watching something for free. Just thought you should know, in case you werent already aware
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Re: Spamming in the Off Topic section

Postby K9Girl » Sat Feb 22, 2014 4:14 pm

Yeah, we're all pretty aware of the problem. We're just waiting for some of the moderators to come back so they can clean it up.
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Re: Spamming in the Off Topic section

Postby totoro » Sat Sep 19, 2015 8:36 am

Is anyone still around who has enough privileges to maybe make changes to the forum registration process so spambots have a harder time?
Right now it feels like we have more spambots around than actual users... :(
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Re: Spamming in the Off Topic section

Postby The Star Swordsman » Mon Sep 21, 2015 5:53 pm

I have noticed that the last batch of new members, there is significantly more spambots than actual users. Sadly, I am powerless other than just deleting their posts, as I am only a moderator. The only thing I can think of to combat against the spamming would be to contact one of the admins and see if there is anything that can be done about it.
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