[EP-tech] Spam filtering on request emails

Andrew Beeken anbeeken at lincoln.ac.uk
Wed Mar 5 13:43:25 GMT 2014


Hello!

I’ve just been investigating an issue internally with “Request a copy” forms being used by bots to generate spam emails. The current solution here is to remove the contact email from the record, removing this option altogether which I don’t really think is a solution at all. Has anyone else encountered this and come up with a better solution? Perhaps tying a CAPTCHA box into this form?

Andrew

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