Contact Form 7
Spam (3 posts)

  1. musoka
    Posted 4 years ago #

    By installing this plugin on my website, I allowed thousands of spam messages to be sent through the form, as well as to my own email.

    I promise, I used protection. I set it up with Akismet and a Quiz question.

    Not only that, I'm pretty sure my blog was exploited through this plugin. Only after installing it was I hacked on multiple occasions via SQL injection. My admin account was hijacked each time.

    I'm currently in a dispute with my hosting company for using excessive mail server bandwidth, as well as distributing thousands of spam emails.

    So yes, this plugin could use some work.


  2. Dan Negrea
    Posted 4 years ago #

    I am currently working on a new version of my anti-spam plugin "Engage user & Anti spam" This version will include protection for Contact Form 7. If you want I can prepare a working copy for you as soon as possible.

  3. redlinepc
    Posted 4 years ago #

    my website is reciving too much spam from the contact form 7, any way of fixing this?

    I used a honeypot to block the spam, but looks like now dont work.

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