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Re: Account creation disabled on GCC Bugzilla


On Mon, Sep 01, 2014 at 12:35:57PM +0200, Frédéric Buclin wrote:
> I again disabled account creation on GCC Bugzilla due to spammers being
> still very active. 117 user accounts have been created since yesterday.
> 102 have been identified as spammers and have been disabled. For the
> remaining 15 accounts, I have no evidence that they are spammers. At
> least one of these 15 accounts is valid, so I don't want to blindly
> disable them all, see https://pastebin.mozilla.org/6263691 for the list
> of still enabled accounts.
> 
> 311 bugs have been created on GCC Bugzilla since yesterday. Only 2 are
> valid bugs. The remaining 309 ones are all spam and have been moved into
> the 'spam' component and marked as INVALID.

Thanks.  Would e.g. captcha on account creation help?

	Jakub


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