[Operators] ejabberd CAPTCHA

Fabio Forno fabio.forno at gmail.com
Thu Aug 27 09:12:08 CDT 2009


On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Evgeniy Khramtsov<xramtsov at gmail.com> wrote:
> JFYI, standard ejabberd's CAPTCHA is broken. See
> http://gentoo.ru/jabber/logs/gentoo@conference.gentoo.ru/2009/08/27.html#12:38:32.873747
>

And captchas would be welcome in inband registration too. I think that
part of that flood was coming from our server too, since yesterday we
had a bot registering accounts. We blocked it in few minutes, but it
was able send a bulk of messages. In ejabberd there is an option for
limiting the number of registrations per IP, the problem is that in
our case almost all the clients are natted in large networks


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Fabio Forno, Ph.D.
Ooros srl
jabber id: ff at jabber.bluendo.com


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