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Forum Spam attacks
Spam rate is increasing -- and with it the SEO benefits spammers collect by this evil -- and the problem is bound to get worse if nothing is done, until the forum collapses under their weight.

I saw it happening many times in other places; this reflects badly on Ventoy as users come to the forums to find specific help.

An easy measure that has worked well elsewhere, is preventing automatic first posts -- i.e., after registration, all users first post has to be approved by the team before it goes public.

Also, users posting spam should be immediately banned.

Other anti-spam measures can be adopted, scores of examples around the web. (E.g., see

Thanks for considering. Have a nice day.

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Forum Spam attacks - by Midas - 02-14-2021, 11:25 AM
RE: Forum Spam attacks - by dickw - 02-14-2021, 03:03 PM
RE: Forum Spam attacks - by TRS-80 - 02-19-2021, 04:09 PM
RE: Forum Spam attacks - by Midas - 02-20-2021, 04:08 PM

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