Re: Bugzilla Update: Antispam modification deployed
- Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:52:24 +0200
- From: Marco Martin <notmart@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Bugzilla Update: Antispam modification deployed
On Wed, Oct 26, 2016 at 9:42 AM, Ben Cooksley <bcooksley@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi all,
> As some of you will already be aware, Bugzilla has recently been
> experiencing some issues with spam - courtesy of the same group that
> were previously attacking our Wikis and Forums.
> I've now deployed antispam countermeasures on Bugzilla, which should
> mitigate many forms of the spam which were previously affecting us.
> If you see any instances of legitimate comments being blocked, please
> let us know.
thanks for taking care of this.
However, had a couple of problems with the new bugzilla upgrade:
tried to use the BUG: git hook to close a bug, but it neither closed
the bug nor posted the comment.
then tried to manually post a comment with a link to the commit.
I guess the scary looking url
triggered the antispam, as that comment gets blocked