#8644270, By craigy Bug reporting & feedback

  • craigy Staff 28 Apr 2012 19:16:28 7,838 posts
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    We've had a bit of a problem with spammer in the last few days. You've probably noticed. To combat them we've just implemented a cooloff period for new accounts, meaning new users can't threads until 7 days after their signup date. It should mean the spammers should be quietened for now.

    The cooloff period will most likely be a temporary measure until we can find a more permanent fix that's less heavy-handed for new users. We'll let you know what we come up with early in the week.
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