Jeepers! What a load of blog spam!



August 30th, 2006

Over the past couple of hours I've been hit with over 400 trackback/comment [tag]spam[/tag] (nearly doubling my [tag]Akismet[/tag] total, which was activated when I moved up to WordPress 2.0), all along the following lines:

http://google.com/28.html [url]http://google.com/28.html[/url] [url=http://google.com/28.html]69[/url] 69 http://google.com/72.html [url]http://google.com/72.html[/url] [url=http://google.com/72.html]44[/url] 44 http://google.com/31.html [url]http://go...

I don't get the significance of it personally (might be a [tag]botnet[/tag] gone wrong or just someone with a Google grudge).  Anyhow, my defenses are holding and I've blocked most of the originating IP addresses for a while, until things calm down.

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