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Forum topic by Kazooman posted 06-07-2016 12:25 PM 464 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Kazooman

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06-07-2016 12:25 PM

A new user name “mobdroapkandroid” is a spambot. Racking up identical postings at a good clip. I flagged a few. Hopefully Cricket can clean it up soon.

Probably don’t need dozens of additional flags.


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distrbd

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#1 posted 06-07-2016 01:44 PM

Good catch Kazooman, I just noticed another spammer by the name:itubeappdownload
There are 14 posts under this username already,I flagged one ,I don’t think Cricket needs more than that.

Just a thought.
If we had stickies on LJ,this post would have been a good candidate, we could all post our new spammers names in one post rather than flag each one .

-- Ken from Ontario, Canada

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#2 posted 06-07-2016 04:03 PM

Ted’s spam-bot is also running around today…....he quiiiiiccckkkkk! Flagged him up good, too.

One little tip: Whenever one of these spam-bots show up….I go to their profile, and block them. Everybody here can do that, and the spammer is shut off.

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Rick M

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#3 posted 06-07-2016 04:04 PM

Cricket doesn’t read these, she asked that we flag and message her

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#4 posted 06-07-2016 04:13 PM

I spotted another this morning. Flagged it and sent a PM to Cricket
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. msqrddownload

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#5 posted 06-07-2016 04:15 PM

Geeze, I just spotted another one! GRRRRR
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Flagged and PM sent.

. leminhtien

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#6 posted 06-07-2016 04:59 PM

You need to post this over at Stumpy’s place for Cricket to see it sooner.
just sayin! :)

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#7 posted 06-07-2016 05:22 PM

The odds of me seeing something in The Coffee Lounge are pretty slim.

When You Spot A Spammer.
http://lumberjocks.com/topics/113730

-- "Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it, not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours."

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