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Package ID
eryde:Add_HoneyPot_to_Track_IP
First Created
May 22, 2009, 03:02:16 AM
Last Updated
January 05, 2011, 04:52:29 AM

Project Honey Pot MOD - Identify spammers and the spambots v1.1

Project Honey Pot is the first and only distributed system for identifying spammers and the spambots
Compatible With 1.1.9, 1.1.10, 1.1.11, 1.1.12, 2.0 RC1-1, 2.0 RC2
Latest version v1.1
Downloads 5,666
Reviews 0
Rating 0/5
Subscribers 39
License (View License)
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Upgraded to support 2.0 RC2

Clarification - All this mod does is to pass the IP address from a profile to the Honey Pot Website for a look up nothing else.

This is the descrition from the Honey Pot Website.

Project Honey Pot is the first and only distributed system for identifying spammers and the spambots they use to scrape addresses from your website. Using the Project Honey Pot system you can install addresses that are custom-tagged to the time and IP address of a visitor to your site. If one of these addresses begins receiving email we not only can tell that the messages are spam, but also the exact moment when the address was harvested and the IP address that gathered it.

http://www.projecthoneypot.org/about_us.php

We collate, process, and share the data generated by your site with you. We also work with law enforcement authorities to track down and prosecute spammers. Harvesting email addresses from websites is illegal under several anti-spam laws, and the data resulting from Project Honey Pot is critical for finding those breaking the law.

Additionally, we will periodically collate the email messages we receive and share the resulting corpus with anti-spam developers and researchers. The data participants in Project Honey Pot will help to build the next generation of anti-spam software.

Copyright (c) 2009 by Eryde Networks. All rights reserved. Redistribution prohibited except at SimpleMachines.org
hp_1.1.zip
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