Had my first spam bot today!

Rho Delta

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xF has had a really good track record, I have been running 2 forums for months without a single spam bot but one finally showed up. Hopefully this isn't the start of a flood of them (they were the reason I got so fed up with SMF 2.0). Anyone else see any spam bots?


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Well made Q&A's can stop them a ton, except you'll still get those pesky human spammers ;p


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What I've realized is that all the spammers registered are actually human beings who are paid to spam the forums. :mad:


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The newer revised RECAPTCHAs have proven a bit more difficult to crack. Google has been adding inverted shading to the RECAPTCHA