WordPress Spammers.


WordPress Help informs that outlook.com “followers” are Spammers. Help goes on to say that, if we submit the date and the alleged address this will further assist WordPress in deleting/blocking the spammers.

Futility.

Once the spammer’s address has followed the blog, all pirating potential is already established;

Once any address is blocked, the spammer hack just creates another.

WORDPRESS: PROTECT YOUR BLOGGERS’ MATERIAL. PROTECT THE SITE. GET THE FIREWALLS UP. OUR ORIGINAL MATERIAL IS VULNERABLE.

Thank you.

littlebarefeetblog.com

 

 

 

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4 thoughts on “WordPress Spammers.

    1. In truth I don’t know, Ruth. I certainly hope not. Mostly these have been new followers for me, and I’ve not responded to them. So I figure it’s a phishing exercise and if we don’t click back or what have you, they can’t accomplish all that much. But an IT expert, I am not…

      Michael

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