[Mailman-Users] Subscription flood

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri May 9 20:25:38 CEST 2014

On 05/09/2014 10:46 AM, Bill Christensen wrote:
> I temporarily removed the signup form from the listinfo page in hopes of
> stemming the tide, and replaced it with a request to use the site's
> contact form so that we can manually add interested subscribers.  I
> purposely don't have a subscribe email address set up for this list. 
> But somehow they're still coming in - another 1300+ since yesterday.

They probably aren't using the subscribe form on the listinfo page but
rather posting the data directly to the subscribe CGI. Try moving
mailman's cgi-bin/subscribe aside to totally disable web subscribe.

Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net>        The highway is for gamblers,
San Francisco Bay Area, California    better use your sense - B. Dylan

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