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[resolved] Akismet broken? (2 posts)

  1. inge12
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    I've been using Akismet for years and bragging about it's spam-flagging abilities.

    However, since several hours ago, it seems to be broken. I run a very busy site, and from near zero-spam (Akismet plus Conditional Captcha), I'm now getting hundreds of spam comments per hour.

    They are not flagged as spam, but appear in the moderation queue. And a notice in grayed-out front says "Awaiting spam check."

    Have others experienced the same problem?

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/akismet/

  2. inge12
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    The problem seems to have resolved itself.

    However, I updated "Conditional Captcha" in the meantime. But Akismet should have put the comments in the spam folder, even without Conditional Captcha.

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