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Re: Spammers using w3.org "supporters" page

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2008 20:40:31 -0600
To: Dirk Haun <dirk@haun-online.de>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org, abuse@w3.org, webmaster@w3.org
Message-Id: <1203302431.25660.8.camel@localhost>
On Sun, 2008-02-17 at 20:35 -0600, Dirk Haun wrote:
> 
> 
> 
> Hi,
> 
> on a website I'm administrating, someone tried to post comment spam
> containing links to the w3.org supporters pages. For example:
> 
> http://www.w3.org/Consortium/supporters?
> key=99e9239acb94a568d7430788001143ca&buy-viagra.html 
> http://www.w3.org/Consortium/supporters?
> key=99e9239acb94a568d7430788001143ca&buy-cialis.html
> 
> .... and a few more of the same sort. I'd suggest you remove those ASAP
> and maybe think of ways to try and prevent further misuse in the future.

Hi Dirk,

Thank you for bringing this to our attention.

 _ Ian

> regards,
> Dirk Haun
> 
> 
> 
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