Need an anti-spam extension
dylan at mozilla.com
Tue Oct 4 21:42:31 UTC 2016
Note that what Denis is proposing is quite similar to what BMO's AntiSpam extension does:
Meanwhile, the tracking bug for adding anti spam protections as a core feature
Note this is specific to prevenient /spam comments/ and spam accounts, it is not related to
email harvesting (which is getting easier with the change to login names in the unreleased 6.0).
> On Oct 4, 2016, at 16:44, Vlad Dascalu <vladd at bugzilla.org> wrote:
> You might find some initial inspiration for this in the attachment posted at https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=380489 , although that one probably no longer applies cleanly.
> Comment #18 in the same thread offers a link to a patch that implements a Captcha system.
> Disclaimer: neither of those two solutions were reviewed / approved by the Bugzilla project.
> On Tue, Oct 4, 2016 at 11:05 PM, Denis Roy <denis.roy at eclipse.org> wrote:
> Since late last week, our bugzilla instances are being beaten up by
> spammers. I'm desperately looking for an extension that will intercept
> anything comment or bug committed. If the submitter has less than X
> comments on Bugzilla and the post contains keywords matching REGEXP,
> then block the bug or commment with an error.
> I will pay $$ to have someone brew something up like this really
> quickly. Cleaning up this time consuming.
> Apologies if this is not the right list for this. If you know someone
> who can do this, please reach me at denis.roy at eclipse.org
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