Despite all the settings to the contrary, spam comments are constantly being added to my new site. I am the only user and I have set the site so that users must be registered and logged in to comment. Am I missing something? Is there a backdoor that hackers can use to add spam comments? The first comments appeared within 5 minutes of the site being set up.
WP 3.5.1 Multisite (installed 3.5.2 today but have not tested it yet.
Theme: WPMU Blogs MU (problem was occurring before activation of this theme
Network Admin/Settings/Network Settings:
Allowing new registration: Registration is disabled (I am the only user on the site
Users must be registered and logged in to comment – CHECKED
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