[Standards] MUC Spam and MUC invites

Richard Dobson richard at dobson-i.net
Wed Sep 5 18:54:13 UTC 2007

>> Open user registration is something else - you're effectively allowing
>> someone to create a new identity there. (I don't think "CAPTCHA" is the
>> way forward here either). I think that's the root cause, here.
> I don't think CAPTCHAs will really solve the problem, which so far is
> not botnets but poorly-behaved humans.

Some sort of reputation system (XMPP.net federation?) would probably be 
handy here so that people coming from previously unheard of domains or 
blacklisted ones cannot add new rooms.


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