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MCN Spam attack

As regular users will be only too aware, motorcyclenews.com is under attack from spammers selling all manner of atrocious footwear. We appreciate how mind-meltingly annoying these posts are, and would like to reassure users that our technical team is desperately trying to come up with a solution. One problem is that these spammers are not automated systems, but individuals, who keep...

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rmbridge

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rmbridge says:

What spam?

Hey I've been after a new pair of shoes direct from Asia.  Can someone send me the link?

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bulld01

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bulld01 says:

Spam a lot

I see from the commetns even the spam mesage has spam, perhaps we need to call a few of themonty python team, maybe the knights that say Ni.

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MerryGoat

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MerryGoat says:

Youtube has it right

If a comment receives more than 5 spam votes then it is folded up and hidden from view. No idea how hard this is to program though!

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BarbaricCub

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BarbaricCub says:

bulld01

Are they not now the Knights who say "Ekki-Ekki-Ekki-Ekki-PTANG. Zoom-Boing. Z'nourrwringmm"? :D

Glad to see the spam is being targeted now, but the Inevitability and Irony of a spam comment on this article is just delicious :)

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thestig08

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thestig08 says:

get them

and make sure the boot is on the other foot,failing that resort to violence

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motosnape

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motosnape says:

Seeking a UN Resolution

Pay my costs, give me some business addresses, I'll happily pop over to China to break some legs for you!

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Phaelok

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Phaelok says:

Kill them all!

The Irony is theyre still posting on reports like this!

I would like to just find one spammer in this world, and wrap my bike chain round his scrawny chinese neck!

 

 

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Ovski

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Ovski says:

Sucky sucky 5 dollar!!!!!

Go away!

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caveo

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caveo says:

loving it

   Loving the fact they are spamming the spam thread , lmao

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BritishBeef

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BritishBeef says:

Shirley you could have a server-side script to scan for matching strings and disable the posts? Easier and quicker than manually checking constantly.

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