[Baypiggies] hey guys, I think we've been hacked
john at cellspinsoft.com
Sun Nov 4 19:22:19 CET 2007
I'm not sure where you got the idea of having a graphic-only CAPTCHA.
I saw no mention of this.
As for alternatives to graphic CAPTCHAs, there are far more simpler
ways of doing the tests such as simple math, "4 plus 2 is " or other
such reverse turing tests.
On 11/4/07, Aahz <aahz at pythoncraft.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 04, 2007, tpc247 at gmail.com wrote:
> > Someone has been using the new Plone site to register numerous accounts on
> > the BayPIGgies host and creating images that redirect users to site selling
> > pharmaceuticals. I'm not sure what to do, but I think an alert and perhaps
> > installation of CAPTCHA software is in order.
> I'm opposed to CAPTCHA, it breaks text-only browsing. There are plenty
> of other options, including requiring the submission of a working email
> address and using a text password that's buried in instructions for
> creating an account.
> Aahz (aahz at pythoncraft.com) <*> http://www.pythoncraft.com/
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