[pydotorg-www] [Webmaster] Offensive content on page

Chris Angelico rosuav at gmail.com
Fri Jul 5 15:36:17 EDT 2019

On Sat, Jul 6, 2019 at 2:00 AM Steve Holden <steve at holdenweb.com> wrote:
> Thanks Tara. This happens all the time, but automated systems spot and reject most attempts.That particular page should only be editable by our Trusted Editors group, so I'm sure they'll be happy to investigate and remove what is certainly undesirable content.
> I've copied the web admins, who I am sure will have it sorted out in fairly short order (modulo the availability of volunteer time).
> On Wed, Jul 3, 2019 at 1:14 PM Tara Hamilton <tarahamilton879 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Good Afternoon!
>> I’ve just been looking at your website and I came across this webpage: https://wiki.python.org/moin/AppsWithPythonScripting
>> Unfortunately, when I click the link ‘c/c++ user journal,’ it redirects me to a payday loan site.
>> I thought I should let you know so that you can remove the link.

Thanks for pointing this out, Tara, and thanks Steve for passing it
on. I had a look at the page and can't find the link in question; has
it already been removed, or am I just looking in the wrong place? I
will definitely look into removing it (and removing editing privileges
from any abusive users).

Chris Angelico

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