[PD-dev] [OT] spambots that deliver compliments?
muranyia at gmail.com
Wed Apr 4 00:39:34 CEST 2012
On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 22:53, Charles Henry <czhenry at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm somewhat confused by these recent comments to the bug tracker
> (tickets 3514520, 3514538, 3514563). There appears to be a spambot
> out there that just enters non-descript compliments into web forms.
> Who would write such a thing? I thought spambots were created for
> phishing scams, selling fake products, or boosting link counts to
> unscrupulous websites (which are motivations I can understand even if
> I disagree with them). This one appears to have no purpose at all
> except to provide encouragement to bloggers. It's just weird.
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-site_scripting) or php or mysql to
be eventually executed on the server? Or we're just being malicious ;)
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