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The AVH First Defense Against Spam plugin gives you the ability to block spammers before any content is served by identifying them at the Project Honey Pot, a local blacklist or the local IP cache. Visitors trying to post a comment are checked at stopforumspam.com. Stop Forum Spam is not used to check before content is served due to the amount of requests, which overloads their infrastructure. Features PHP 5 is required. The visitor’s IP can be checked at the following third parties: Stop Forum Spam. Project Honey Pot. An API key is needed to check the IP at this party. The key is free. Spamhaus. IP’s are checked with the lists SBL and XBL. Spammers can be blocked based on the information supplied by the third party or by using a local blacklist. Comments made without a HTTP referrer can be blocked. Separate thresholds can be set for the following features: Send an email to the board administrator with information supplied by the third party about the spammer. Block the spammer before content is served. Bypass the checks for the IP at the third parties and the local blacklist, based on IP in the local whitelist. Ability to add single IP’s and/or IP ranges to the blacklist and whitelist. When an IP is blocked a message can be displayed...
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