[OSM-dev] openstreetmap.org as target for spamming?
frederik at remote.org
Thu Apr 9 07:29:50 BST 2009
Stefan Keller wrote:
> Usually we try to ignore spam, but now it seems, that openstreetmap.org has
> become some spam target (see below).
Uh-huh. Good you noticed that. This means they actually have gone
through the trouble of writing a script that creates OSM accounts AND
confirms the link in the e-Mail they get... great news, we'll hit one
million users rather quickly now ;-)
Glad they haven't started user diaries yet ;-)
Maye someone with Rails skills could quickly grab an existing captcha
solution and add it to
Frederik Ramm ## eMail frederik at remote.org ## N49°00'09" E008°23'33"
More information about the dev