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4kev Ongoing Incident Traps 29/11/2018 15:58:07 14267 >>14268

Hello All,

We are currently experiencing an ongoing spam attack that began this morning before 7am (server time) and continuing now at almost 4pm (server time). Fortunately the flood rate is very slow so there is not a huge torrent of posts but there is still a significant amount. The spammers are taking advantage of the 'Image URL' feature to link to their sites which is a big issue for 4kev users as the site will be connected to by your browser and the page will be downloaded before your browser sees it is not an image and cannot display it. This means when a flood of these links is posted using the 'Image URL' feature anyone who visits 4kev during the time the posts are visible will have their browser 'visit' all of these dodgy websites without their knowledge or permission. I've believe I've spoken against this feature in the past but now it really needs to be locked down. I've permabanned a few of the posts but it hasn't stopped them, they are likely just switching IPs constantly. I've been doing my best to delete the posts but the moderators need better tools to help deal with these sorts of attacks. I've been deleting posts one by one but I cannot keep this up all day. We need to take actions:

- Rethink the 'Image URL' Feature.
- Add Better Spam Detection/Prevention.
- Give mods the Tools they Need to mass Delete Spam.


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kev 29/11/2018 22:18:29 14272


kev 29/11/2018 22:58:27 14273>>14276

Hello Shaps.
Thanks for your help, I was busy today and didn't notice it.
Maybe you just made it all up to make me delete that option. Well you win this time, it wasn't very popular anyway and now the website is safer.
The control panel already has a delete spam option, what other tools do you suggest? Maybe an option to delete all posts containing a string?
At the moment 4kev doesn't have any spam detection system, the post cooldown is good to slow down attacks but I don't know how to recognize potential spammers.
What content were they posting exactly? We used to get sex pills ads during the first year

Traps 29/11/2018 23:28:46 14276

I did use the 'Delete Spam' feature but I was still deleting one at a time except for one time when a bunch of the posts disappeared. Does that feature delete all posts with that IP? I think they kept switching IP, I tried to ban them like 3 times in the end deleting the thread is what stopped them. I assume it was a bot that found the thread via Google. I would suggest only allowing the homepage or maybe boards to be indexed but not individual threads. As for spam deletion tools it would be nice to be able to delete a range of posts like from 112 to 158 or whatever. The content was similar shit. They posted garbage text in the post to avoid duplicate content detection. They had 2 posts that tried different ways to represent links on a site such as <a href=""></a> and [URL][/URL] none of which work here but it shows its likely a generic script that attacks forums and stuff at random. They put their spam links in the 'Image URL' box so the link showed and you would be connected to those sites so my machine has downloaded the html from all those sites, very glad I block scripts. The sites were mostly drug related and some seemed to be hacked pages on otherwise non-spam sites. I have all the html files downloaded, I will have a look into them.

Welcome unfuck.exe Traps 14/02/2019 20:17:19 14833

Looks like we actually have a new user... hello there.

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Traps 15/02/2019 17:27:23 14848


Anonymous 15/02/2019 18:44:23 14849

Ya ban yourself

unfuck.exe 07/03/2019 19:11:44 14971

I guess this is kind of late but thank you and please don't expect a lot from me, I just get some urges to express my thoughts (however retarded they may seem to my future self) from time to time.

Traps 14/01/2019 19:18:13 14635

Update in regards to Ontropy.org and invite keys. Site is still coming but all invite keys I posted here have been invalidated to prevent the spambots and annoying people here from joining. If you are not Kev (I already have your email dude) and you want an invite key please follow these steps:

1. Send an email to info@ontropy.org with your 4kev username in it.
2. I will respond with a random string, post this string in this thread using your account to verify its you.
3. If you are one of the good 4kev users I will respond to the mail again with a key.

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kev 28/01/2019 23:36:35 14750>>14751

Girls should realize that they're gonna lose all their beauty by age 25/30. When I meet any girl I just assume she's been fucking old dudes since she was 14. I just don't like this game of life and I prefer to die alone. I guess the jews have won

T r a p s 28/01/2019 23:45:55 14751

I just want to be the girl.

Anonymous 29/01/2019 00:25:41 14755

You are.

Anonymous 17/01/2019 22:50:51 14656
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Life's fucking bad ehg.

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Traps 13/01/2019 23:37:23 14626>>14630

4kev sucks now :(
I miss the old days.

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Traps 14/01/2019 19:12:56 14634

A bot with autism probably.

kev 15/01/2019 13:45:01 14644

It's probably time to remove the snow and the hats now

Anonymous 15/01/2019 15:20:27 14645

Even bots dont com here

Traps 14/01/2019 19:32:21 14638

Don't visit 4kev you is a LGBT or kev will ban you :(

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kev 09/11/2018 00:06:36 14148>>14160 >>14181

Woah apparently we got HACK3D again and I didn't even notice for days. Sorry guys.
Can we do a small census to see who's still browsing?

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Traps 27/11/2018 19:14:40 14222>>14275

I had a look at the code if it makes you feel better.

It lags so hard on my phone lol.

kev 29/11/2018 23:07:43 14275

Congratulations on those trips.
I didn't even bother reading it, it's just some pajeet code I copypasted

A Friend 24/12/2018 09:26:04 14505


Traps 08/12/2018 23:57:22 14367
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>One year later
>Still not fixed

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Anonymous 09/12/2018 00:56:22 14370

Works on my machine

kev 03/12/2018 12:28:26 14312>>14313
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I was thinking of adding the donation button in the homepage to get that cash flowing. It shouldn't be that hard, I just have to create a business account.
I'm just worried about hackers. Paypal is pretty secure but I don't know if someone somehow could fuck up my bank account with it

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Traps 03/12/2018 15:33:39 14316>>14322


1. Nobody will donate.

2. I think the donate button is meant for non-profit organizations and I dunno how that shit works for an individual when it comes to tax and shit, legal complexity I'd personally rather avoid.

3. Increases your legal liability for other shit. Suppose you got in trouble for copyright infringement on the website at least you can say you make no money from the site and so it is not for personal gain, doesn't get you off the hook but its at least leaves you in a better position than if you're making money off the site. Granted donations are not as bad as ads in this regard but still personally I'd avoid it.

kev 04/12/2018 00:34:43 14322

>Nobody will donate
You would
>tax and shit, legal complexity..
Unless I get thousands of dollars it should go unnoticed
>Increases your legal liability for other shit..
Imagine how many times a copyright is broken on 4chan every day. Yet they still show ads and sell passes. I guess they're allowed to do it as long as they let the CIA niggers patrol every thread

Anonymous 04/12/2018 06:03:27 14324

Donations are always tax free

kev 02/12/2018 12:29:52 14305
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Nigga what?

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Traps 11/11/2018 23:23:08 14161
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Traps 11/11/2018 23:58:35 14166

I found the sticky one hilarious because it meant that all brand new posts appeared all the way on the last page of the boards lmao.

A Friend 12/11/2018 01:58:04 14170

well it wasnt funny, but youre always good at finding bugs so theres that i guess.

Anonymous 12/11/2018 21:39:21 14174


A Friend 23/10/2018 02:05:43 14121
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Le problim is I can't get the popup reply box to activate my keyboard
It thinks I'm trying to move it every time I touch it with le touchscreen

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kev 09/11/2018 00:12:51 14149

Unfortunately the popup reply box doesn't work on mobiles. Even on 4chan it can't be moved.
I just use the normal reply form and link posts manually

A Friend 12/11/2018 01:56:30 14169
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ahh i see..

Anonymous 23/10/2018 02:01:50 14119>>14120

I can't respond to posts on my tablet, pls halp. Sincerely, A. Friend

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Anonymous 23/10/2018 02:02:29 14120


03/10/2018 15:51:21 14005
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kev is now brainwashed and compromised
how do we overthrow the current ruler without uncovering our secret plan?

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Anonymous 03/10/2018 17:06:39 14009

It's simple! We brainwash him to our side!

Traps 03/10/2018 18:57:44 14010>>14015
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>I say we should all move to ontrop oh wait

Ceil 04/10/2018 19:24:59 14015
Url: http://31.media.tumblr.com/9a55d35b9627ba9d1ca99eb3a32cb70d/tumblr_ng7oh7XP1N1sfhbpeo3_500.gif


Omega 22/09/2018 05:39:48 13902
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>Leave for another couple months at a time
>Come back
>Stalenhag is still unfixed

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kev 23/09/2018 17:12:28 13908>>13911 >>13915
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... Omega... Is that you?...
*coughs blood*
I waited for you for so long.. but i knew you would come back..
*stares into the void*
.. but it's too late now..
.. i'm sorry Omega..
.. I love you..

Traps 23/09/2018 19:12:06 13911

rip in peace

Omega 24/09/2018 04:41:11 13915

k-kev no! I'll always r-remember you