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Cookies for Comments

Sets a cookie on a random URL that is then checked when a comment is posted. If the cookie is missing the comment is marked as spam. This plugin will

0.5.5

  • Sanitize the cookie key before setting it. Props Matt Cutts and @planetzuda

0.5.4

  • Added a rejection message for when people trip over the cookie protection.
  • Plugin requires WordPress 3.1+ now.

0.5.2

  • Use an image to deliver cookie as well as stylesheet.
  • Don't load WordPress to set the cookie. Makes pageload much faster!
  • Added "time to post comment" to comment notification emails.
  • Support for SSL sites.
  • If user is logged in don't check for cookie.
  • Speed spammer checks to stop smarter bots and human spammers.

0.5.1

  • Generate cfc_key all the time if it's missing, not just on serving the css html
  • Added MU signup form mod_rewrite rules to docs and admin page
  • Added Settings page link to plugins page.
  • Add explanation text to css file.
  • Add docs on how to use CFC to protect the MU signup form
  • Show htaccess rules on admin page.
  • Don't let wp-super-cache cache this page.
  • Store cfc_key in sitemeta for WordPress MU sites
  • Added mod_rewrite rules to block spam comments before they get to WordPress

Requires: 3.1 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.9.6
Last Updated: 2014-4-17
Active Installs: 20,000+

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4.9 out of 5 stars

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