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Re: wiki spam

From: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 16:48:22 -0400
Message-ID: <5026C516.8000302@openlinksw.com>
To: public-webid@w3.org
On 8/11/12 2:47 AM, Henry Story wrote:
> I just got a page of the w3c wiki spammed by user Uupinipi
>
> http://www.w3.org/wiki/index.php?title=WebID&diff=cur&oldid=60186
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> It may be spamming other pages too.
>
>     Henry
>
>
> Social Web Architect
> http://bblfish.net/
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>
>
Henry,

Strange message bearing in mind that one can WebID ACL protect a 
MediaWiki instance. In my case, I deploy MediaWiki via Virtuoso which 
has WebID ACLs added to the mix :-)

We must dog-food this stuff. That's the way we get good quality 
solutions and effective marketing / messaging in one go.

Spam busting is the ultimate demonstration of WebID ACLs utility. Its 
also the ultimate demonstration of why Web 2.0 was always flawed re. 
scalability.

-- 

Regards,

Kingsley Idehen	
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OpenLink Software
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