#422 prevent and log subscription spamflood (2.1.8)

Mailman 2.1
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nobody
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2006-07-24
2006-07-24
Paul Wise
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The attached patch for mailman 2.1.8 causes mailman to
ignore subscriptions that already exist in pending.pck
and request.pck. This prevents people from
mass-spamming either the list admin or random email
addresses (depending on the configuration of the list).

Discussion

  • Paul Wise
    Paul Wise
    2007-06-13

    Logged In: YES
    user_id=35028
    Originator: YES

    New version that doesn't traceback when there are pending unsubscription attempts.
    File Added: imc-37-stop-subscription-spam.patch