With the shortcode for akismet placed in the your-name and your-email shortcode areas per directions on the Contact-form-7 plugin site, and with viagra-test-123 in the form's name field the message gets stopped...
With viagra-test-123 in the form's text field (textarea) the message goes through, over and over... Akismet is set up properly, and in any case it is caught in the name field, while something benign in that field is allowed through...
From looking around and reading here and there I've come across it being said that the whole of the message is sent to akismet, but I don'r believe that is actually happening, from what I am finding...
Here is the form's short code:
<p>Your Name (required)
[text* your-name akismet:author] </p>
<p>Your Email Address (required)
[email* your-email akismet:author_email] </p>
<p>Your Phone Number
[tel tel-212] </p>
<p>Subject Of Your Interest (required)
[text* your-subject] </p>
<p>Please Describe Your Interest In More Detail (required)
[textarea* your-message] </p>
<p> No Robots Allowed
[captchac captcha-506 fg:#fff bg:#a0668d size:l]</p>
<p> Please Type The Above Characters Here
<p> Thank You For Your Interest
[submit "Send Your Message"]</p>
Here is the error-message when it was stopped with viagra-test-123 in the name field:
Validation errors occurred. Please confirm the fields and submit it again.
(with a yellow box around it, not orange)
With viagra-test-123 in the text/message field the success-message with the green box around it is given, and the message arrives at the set email account destination...
It would be really nice to be able to have this work properly, hoping someone can help...