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500 error when deleting node with 300,000 comments

I have a node which has been spammed and has 300,000 comments. Whenever I try to delete it I get a 500 internal server error. Deleting all comments via database is not an option because I need to ...
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How to use the Rules module to perform a simple anti-spam validation using specific keywords?

My site is under repeated attacks by spammers who create accounts manually with nonsence email addresses and "fake" IP addresses (no way to block them). I came up with the idea of blocking node ...
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Spambot module: show message if new account is blocked

I'm trying to use Spambot module, but i have a big problem. In module configuration there's a section Blocked messages, that I think is a message to show to user when registration failed, but I don't ...
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Webform response: “Illegal information. Data not submitted.”

I have a very simple webform (ie. name, email, comments) that has begun giving this response to any submissions, no matter what they are: Has anyone seen that before? The results are still saved in ...
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62 views

Delete all nodes of a user using flags and rules

I want to delete all nodes for a user whoes any one node has been flagged as spam. For example: If user has created 3 nodes of same/different content types, then If admin flag any one content as ...
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Which is best spam comments preventing module in drupal 7 [duplicate]

I want to enable user comments form, registration and login forms. For those forms I want to increase security things to avoid hackers attack. I have tried Mollom and AntiSpam but those do not work ...
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51 views

Block Email Addresses During Registration Using Rules

I am trying to setup a rule to block all temporary email forwarding domains from being registered on a Drupal site. I have seen the user restrictions module but I would like to do this using rules. ...
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78 views

Prevent spammers accessing my site by blocking their IP address

Story: I have my drupal site hosted in aws. Initially there were so many spam registrations occured. I prevented this completely by google recaptcha. By checking the recent logs in drupal I see the ...
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Creating a Rule that Unpublishes Comments That Cotain Links

Drupal 7 I'm trying to create a rule that does the following. Event After saving new content type Forum Topic Conditions User has role 'authenticated' and content body contains link (this is ...
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54 views

Removing all unapproved comments from database dump file

I got thousends of spam comments on my drupal 7 site. The mysql database file is grown to 1.9GB and the site is broken. How can i delete all comments (or even better: all unapproved comments) from the ...
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33 views

New measures to prevent spam in comments of nodes?

I have a website with a node and comments which are moderated. I have installed Cache module, Image captcha (light distorsion). There was no spam till a few months ago. I installed Honeypot module and ...
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How to stop spam user registration with Honeypot module? [duplicate]

I'm using the Honeypot module in order to stop spam but still I'm getting the spam with same first name and last name. How to stop these spam user registration?
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Module for reverting node edits between 2 timestamps?

I have a wiki-like site where everyone, incl. anonymous users, can edit nodes and save new revisions. Now a spammer came along and and edited them anonymously. All edits occured between timestamp A ...
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Users with no roles are getting onto my system

I am having an issue with my site, there are users accessing it and creating accounts without having a role. Here we can see user roles is blank. From my understanding someone has found a weakness ...
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115 views

How to block an unwanted user from registering accounts?

I am using Drupal 7 and use the User verification module for blocking (prohibiting) unwanted users in our site. But user is creating in every second. How can I stop that from happening? Is it ...
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27 views

Blocking IP address after specific number of page views in specific period of time / flooding

My website is getting hammered by an IP address overseas. I have blocked such IP addresses via htaccess in the past, but I am looking for a more permanent solution. Is there a way to automatically ...
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2answers
132 views

Not A Robot ReCaptcha not available - any reason? [closed]

Considering my site SPAM protection I decided to re-install https://www.drupal.org/project/recaptcha along with https://www.drupal.org/project/captcha again to re-consider but for some reason, the "I ...
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4answers
181 views

Massive spam users and spam entries despite triple layer protection

I'm going a little nuts here. The entire point of my site resides on the idea of people registering for the site to contribute content. But I get spam accounts created at least once every minute. Im ...
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Are spam registrations a threat to a Drupal 7 site

Yesterday, as I was explaining to a client that someone would need to remove spam registrations, the client asked me what difference it made if they are in the system because we can just turn off all ...
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Using captcha in varnish setup

Captcha and any form of page caching don't get along. I understand why this is, but i'm wondering if there might be a certain setup to use captcha even in cached environments. Post requests for ...
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Preventing spam registration /url redirect

im getting more and more spam account registrations. what is the simplest way to handle this if one does not need browser based registration? people register the REST/services way via an app. can ...
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146 views

How to delete/block a list of users contained in a CSV file? [closed]

I'm looking for a solution that allows me to delete/block users from a CSV file. Here is more information of the solution that I'm looking for: I have a CSV with a list of users that are spam or not ...
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828 views

Drupal Sending tons of Spam email

Apparently one of the modules installed on my drupal site has been sending SPAM emails from my server as in (name)_(lastname)@(myservername).com , it managed to send 1000 email and queue 97,000 emails ...
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How can I restrict access to my website via web services only?

I am getting lots of spam in my website. Here are some modules I tried as a remedy: Honeypot Http BL No luck yet however. Now I decided to make the site available only for web services only, ...
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How to apply regex filter to forum signature using Rules? [closed]

In D7, I'd like to disallow some spam urls and strings to be used in Signatures for Forums . How can I acheive this using Rules?
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27 views

Can I create a keyword filter on emails sent from an email form with Rules?

Can I make a Rule that will check content of an email sent from a contact form and block the send if a condition is met? I was hoping I could set up a Rule to react on event Before Email Send, or ...
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426 views

How do I know Honeypot is working on my custom module form?

I have a custom module that renders a form. In hook_form_alter() I have added honeypot_add_form_protection($form, $form_state, array('honeypot')); Though, when I perform 'Inspect Element usnig chrome ...
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Obfuscation or e-mail spam protection for content displayed through Views module

Currently, SpamSpan seems to work well for anything outside of Views. Having a hard time finding a solution for e-mails that are displayed through the Views module. Any help would be very much ...
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202 views

Webform emails flagged as spam, emails sent from outside Drupal not flagged

Our Drupal installation uses Webform and Mime Mail. Emails sent from our webforms are getting flagged as spam by Gmail and other providers. We also have some email scripts running on our server ...
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2answers
321 views

Spammers apply for an account, how to disable other users from applying for an account on my website

I am using drupal 7 and get messages like these several times a day: Account details for sizemutter at "my Website Name" (pending admin approval) sizemutter has applied for an account. I am afraid ...
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2k views

Spam registrations even after adding domain to Mollom blacklist

I have a problem with spambots from itregi.com and drupaler.org that registers accounts on my clients Drupal site. I have Spamicide and Mollom installed and I have also added the domains to Molloms ...
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1answer
35 views

How can I make a view showing all users who have not created any nodes or made comments?

I am trying to fix a site that has had more than 10,000 spam user registrations. However, some legitimate user registrations have also been made, so I cannot simply delete all the accounts. Manually ...
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1answer
800 views

Honeypot in custom webforms (manual)

I'm making a custom form (fields are added by using drupal_render), but since I have Honeypot enabled for all my web forms, when I submit a form, I get the following message: There was a problem ...
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143 views

Drupal sending SPAM, can't log in anymore

My unupdated drupal website has been sending large amounts of spam. I have now blocked the website with HTTP Basic authentication, but I can't seem to get in my admin account of the website. I've ...
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2answers
38 views

How to disallow some emails in Drupal 7?

Some temporary emails are frequently used by human spammers and I want to disallow them either from registration or posting. I know that there is a similar question here but that one is for D6 and ...
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793 views

Spam module for human spammers [closed]

I'm currently using the Honeypot module for blocking spam and it does a great job at blocking bots but too many human spammers manage to get through. I tried Mollom but that blocks out too much ham ...
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2answers
1k views

Workaround for: Message rejected due to DMARC policy for yahoo.com

I am running Drupal 7.28 on CentOS 6.5 with stock Postfix 2.6.6. Recently any mails sent by Drupal on behalf of users with @yahoo.com mail addresses are bounced hard: Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 550 ...
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3answers
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Unknown User Registered into my system

I'm currently doing recruitment system by using drupal 7.. In my system, the user (anonymous) need to register before they can log in into the system. For log in and registration, i use LoginToboggan ...
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197 views

How to limit posts per hour?

In order to fight spammers, I'd like to limit the number of threads and posts that authenticated users can create per hour. What is the easiest way to do so?
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43 views

Spam url_alias entries being created - how do I stop them?

I'm using Drupal 6 and having trouble with url_alias spam. Somehow spam entries are showing up in the url_alias table as aliases for valid content. I thought an administrator or valid user would ...
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2answers
192 views

There is no register form but spams are sending register request in Drupal 7!

There is no register or login form in front-page or any other pages in my website but every day I receive emails of my website that some people asked for registration, How does such a thing is ...
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261 views

Resolution of Recaptcha Error in Drupal 7 forms

I am using Recaptcha module for filtering the spam on the form. But the form contains some alax file upload field which stop recaptcha to work properly. Every time I upload the file in the form by ...
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In Drupal 7, What are some methods to prevent or detect botnets hammering your site? [duplicate]

In drupal 7, what are some methods to stop botnets hammering your site? I have captcha protecting my registration page, but this doesn't stop them from bootstrapping my site when they land on the ...
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1answer
103 views

Mollom module blocks non-spam content

I am building a site using Drupal 7 and the Mollom module Mollom really helps me to block spam on my site. Even spam bot that succeed on passing the captcha module and register to my site, never ...
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1answer
88 views

Disable the comment path site-wide

Is it possible somehow to completely disable the /comment/ path on a Drupal 6 site? Our site really doesn't need comments and despite having disabled comments on all content types and removing any ...
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428 views

Weird activites in my site. Is my site hacked?

Since long time I have been noticing some weird activity going on on my website. For example: The includes folder was deleted CSS files were modified Node edit access was given to anonymous users ...
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181 views

One-time link without valid email address Spam Registrations

I have a D6 site that gets a lot of SPAM account registration and they all follow a pattern, however from different IP addresses (often during the following process): 1) User account is created 2) ...
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63 views

Mix Honeypot and Regcheck module?

newbie question... Hi, Before "exploding" my site, I would like to know if I can mix : - https://drupal.org/project/honeypot - https://drupal.org/project/regcheck I'm trying to stop the ...
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2answers
1k views

Protect site from flooding when user login is attacked by brute force

I've been experiencing issues with bots trying to force their way into the website I manage. It seems to be a daily occurrence the the flood system is being triggered (I'm on D7). I'm happy the the ...
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163 views

Do not send registration mail to fake users, who haven't specified their gender in registration form

Since several years I run a Drupal 7 web site - as a frontend to a multi-player card game. I have the following SPAM protection at my web site: the new users should specify their gender at the ...