Now all spammers on the Xenforo forums are actively using the flaw in the spam ban system, in which part of the information in the profile remains unchanged. More specifically, spammers link their home page to third-party sites that they advertise. When banning through the "Spam"...
Did a staff member accidentally send out a bulk private conversation to the forum membership? That happened with us. As a result, we had over 39,000 private conversations all originating from one user, not only clogging up his inbox, but getting into the inboxes of all the forum members who...
We switched over from VB to XenForo. I'm now sure how VB dealed with this, but there barely was a spam problem under VB and no manual action had to be taken against individual spammers. Now with Xenforo, there are a lot of new account registrations that XenForo detects because of matches against...
This add-on allows you to automatically close threads after a number of posts or after a date.
Information: This add-on is based on the idea of XF1 [DS] Auto Lock Threads
This version is compatible with the data created with the XF1 version
Donations are welcome
See a lot of the following types of accounts signing up, examples are below ..
is using the registration regex below recommended.
..and is it even...
Quickly add a Cloudflare Firewall Rule to block registration from specified countries.
Go to Cloudflare > Firewall > Firewall Rules > Create a firewall rule
Look for small text link as you scroll down to Edit expression
Paste the following rule, making sure to edit the registration URLs to be...
I have a large amount of spam on my forum and noticed that sometimes (not very often), some members that spam have the same IP, is there an option to IP ban these members when the spam clean action is taken? Or must an additional mod be installed for this to happen? IP banning option...
This addon is another tool in fighting spam bot registrations at your forum.
How it works
The [OzzModz] Registration Spaminator works with and regardless of other anti-spam measures but also makes them all obsolete, proving the worthlessness of captchas, puzzles, questions, timers and the...
Hi. I've a problem on my forum. Lately, there are many post spam every day. I tried to install some plugins but without success. I wanted to know if there was a tested plugin that configured correctly reduces spam.
Thank you for the help.
This add-on add invisible reCAPTCHA into conversations to prevent spam from bots.
Note: Users with default permissions (0) will always bypass the captcha.
Even though someone is set not to bypass the captcha as shown in the screenshot, "Bypass if..." permissions will always evaluate to true...
One of my forums is constantly getting links and posts from spammers about KETO. I have the setup as per the docs so first posts are moderated which is awesome. But how can I block these KETO worded links/posts before it even gets to moderation?
Okay, so recently. I've had to redo my entire website and I've worked really hard on it. But unfortunatly there are these bots signing up on the website and constantly spamming it with stuff like this.
They just completely fill the website with ad's then they leave for a week or so and come...
Hi. I'm a Korean.
I have a question.
How is spammers efficient when managing forums?
I am asking this question because my language is Korean.
[DBTech] DragonByte Spam Clean 1.1.0 Do you need to translate after installing Add-On like this?
We've been hit by some fairly sophisticated spammers who are targeting our site with on-topic posts... then they go back and edit their messages about a month later to insert spam links.
These users have not crossed the "spam check" threshold — typically they have only made one or two posts —...
Spam Clean from DragonByte Tech is a modification designed to add the "Spam clean" tools used in the front-end to the "Batch update users" form in the AdminCP, so you can quickly remove all content posted by users you're banning.
"But DBTech, why would I not just delete these...
Integration with Email List Verify service.
API Key is only for registered users. If you have already registered an account at Email List Verify website then you can login here and if not then signup here. Once logged in create a new API by clicking on "API"...
Stop Country Spam blocks countries you specify from accessing your forum. Spammers come disproportionately from certain countries. If your forum is local, blocking the countries where you are frequently receiving spammers from can help keep spam away.
Alternatively, you could use...