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WP-BlackCheck

WP-BlackCheck is an Anti-Spam Solution for WordPress blocking spam using local detection and a centralized Blacklist Service.

2.7.0

  • Implement redirection of spammers (i.e. send them to the fbi website)
  • Implement comment hash checking
  • relocate some functions to functions.inc.php (where they should be)
  • Increase HTTP Timeout for Web-Requests to avoid some server problems

2.6.2

  • fix wpbc_get_comments_approved

2.6.1

  • Add counter for reported IPs
  • Fix bar graph text issue
  • New Webservice URL

2.6.0

  • Improve trackback/pingback checks
  • Remove obsolete trap field
  • Fix update notifications

2.5.1

  • Fix typo in function name
  • adjust speed check

2.5.0

  • Add Icon to reporting
  • Adjust speedcheck to more realistic values
  • Add another Spam trap (dummy field)
  • Relocate 'Report Spam' as it belongs to 'tools'
  • Update translations
  • Add statistics
  • Fixed bug with the blocked spam counter
  • Fixed bug with header checks
  • Reorder spam checks to be more effective
  • Some cosmetic changes

2.4.0

  • Update notification optional
  • E-Mail notification
  • Known problems -> FAQ

2.3.0

  • Honor previously approved comment settings from WordPress (whitelist)
  • Replace comment time with type rate (keystrokes per second via comment length)
  • Encrypt timestamp to make it less obvious

2.2.2

  • Another overlooked function.

2.2.1

  • Fix reporting function

2.2.0

  • Prefix ALL functions with wpbc_ to avoid clashes with other plugins
  • Update Notifications
  • Checking for PHP/WP Requirements
  • Detect Akismet to work with it
  • Purge old comments
  • Make sure we meet the requirements

2.1.1

  • Fixed notification bug

2.1.0

  • Add config option for speedlimit
  • Add 'reset to defaults' function
  • Add Settings to plugin-page
  • Add warning for outdated settings
  • Support wp_remote_post()
  • Split off pre-checks
  • Use WP-CSS stuff for warnings/alerts
  • Language fixes

2.0.0

  • Localization
  • Rewrite speed limit code
  • Add debug code for speed limit
  • Fix spam counting for queue

1.12

  • Split off some functions to functions.inc.php, relocated some code to improve readability
  • Corrected typo in wp_die message
  • Improve trackback handling
  • Improve some message texts

1.11

  • Add Link-Limit
  • Add explicit trackback/pingback check for proxy servers
  • Add check for valid trackback/pingback URL

1.10.1

  • bugfix release to fix whitespace issue and typo in request

1.10

  • Code cleanup and inline documentation
  • Fix direct access to admin-page
  • Check permissions before doing the admin page
  • Set report stacks to 100 IPs at once
  • Fix issues with IPv6
  • Add throttle for spammers hitting the server quite heavy
  • Add option to decline bbCode and optionally report them automatically
  • Add option to decline comments that come in too fast and optionally report them automatically
  • Exclude pingbacks/trackbacks from our checks

1.9

  • Add admin-page
  • Add reporting in chunks
  • Make statistics optional

1.8

  • Remove multiple Spam-comment per IP check
  • Fix Spam deletion
  • Prepare limit for reporting in chunks

1.7

  • Tighten Security
  • Add statistics

1.6

  • Integrated Report Button into comments view

1.5

  • Corrected messages
  • Fixed comment IP querying

1.4

  • Changed Spam count before reporting
  • Empty quarantine now supported

1.3

  • If someone hits us 3 times, it's most likely NOT an accident

1.2

  • Remove reported Spam to prevent double reports

1.1

  • Add reporting

1.0

  • Initial release
  • Simple check against the centralized blacklist

Requires: 2.9 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.2
Last Updated: 2014-4-24
Downloads: 6,736

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