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Spam on moodle.org

Thanks to everyone who let me know about a messaging spammer on moodle.org recently. I blocked the spammer’s account by setting their authentication method to ‘No login‘ and then used MySQL Admin to delete any messages which hadn’t yet been read.

Although email-based self-registration is enabled on moodle.org, we follow the guidelines on Reducing spam in Moodle and as a result, hardly get any spam at all.

If you ever come across spam on any of the moodle.org sites, please send me a Moodle message to let me know or create a Moodle.org sites issue in the Moodle Tracker.

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