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Report Spammers Here Mk 2
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Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 06:35 PM GMT+7
All fixed
165thspc
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Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 03:47 AM GMT+7
I second that last comment - they are either back already or have not yet been removed.

They appear to have some sort of online marketing firm but if their one sentence opening line is the best they can do I would not hire them to do my laundry much less my marketing.
YellowHammer
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Posted: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 02:16 AM GMT+7
New one just popped up. callsign sharletkaim. advertising Canadian software co.
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Posted: Tuesday, November 07, 2017 - 02:14 PM GMT+7
Fixed and thanks.
GaryKato
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Posted: Tuesday, November 07, 2017 - 06:34 AM GMT+7
Possible spammer in the "Unfinished Business 2017" campaign thread. Highly suspicious generic comment followed by a link by a new user:

"nice to read your thoughts on this campaign. thanks for your kind information check it out at".

http://armorama.kitmaker.net/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=search&sortby=&req=result&page=1&srchfid=all&srchuname=corbett&srchterms=any&srchtxt=&srchin=both&totalposts=1
RobinNilsson
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Posted: Friday, November 03, 2017 - 01:43 AM GMT+7

Quoted Text

"‘That Summer’: Film Review | Telluride" in Movies TV and Games forum.



The spammer:
http://www.armorama.com/user.php?op=userinfo&uname=breckjensen

two posts in Movies TV and Games forum
RobinNilsson
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Posted: Friday, November 03, 2017 - 01:37 AM GMT+7

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http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263320

MasonFoster has been busy.



Yup. Five posts of almost total gibberish that makes almost no sense at all.
http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263321#2229523

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263320#2229522

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263319#2229520

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263318#2229519

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263317#2229518

/ Robin
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Posted: Thursday, November 02, 2017 - 10:55 PM GMT+7
http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=263320

MasonFoster has been busy.
firstcircle
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Posted: Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 07:50 AM GMT+7
"‘That Summer’: Film Review | Telluride" in Movies TV and Games forum.
CMOT
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ARMORAMA
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Posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 04:54 AM GMT+7
All fixed and Thanks.
retiredyank
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Posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 02:30 AM GMT+7
William Hawk
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http://armorama.kitmaker.net/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=262130
Cantstopbuyingkits
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Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 08:21 AM GMT+7
Looks like we have some user from Israel spamming links to his website in unrelated news threads.
justsendit
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Posted: Monday, September 11, 2017 - 08:14 AM GMT+7
Callsign: meriradha (Radha kishan)

Looks like the ol' 800 number crap multiplying rapidly again.
justsendit
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Posted: Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - 10:07 AM GMT+7
Here we go again. ... Stomp this guy, Darren! 👞

Callsign: dhadkan

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=261665
Scarred
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Posted: Wednesday, September 06, 2017 - 09:49 AM GMT+7
User name dhadkan has been very busy.

http://www.armorama.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=SquawkBox&file=index&req=viewtopic&topic_id=261676

On a personal note, I'd like to take these guys who set up these bots and cut their hands off at the elbows, throw them in an fire ants nest and watch the fun.
RobinNilsson
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 08:07 PM GMT+7

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Well here is another about a Kodak Printer rita,callsign:ritasignhl



http://www.armorama.com/user.php?op=userinfo&uname=ritasingh1

and the phone number seems to have changed.
jasegreene
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 07:00 PM GMT+7
Well here is another about a Kodak Printer rita,callsign:ritasignhl
MrCompletely
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 06:14 PM GMT+7
Cheers Darren, whoever's responsible is a monumental bumsplat.
YellowHammer
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 05:59 PM GMT+7
Sorry Darren,
Here's another one: ritasingh1
CMOT
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ARMORAMA
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 05:32 PM GMT+7
All cleaned out again gents, sorry for the hassle.
RobinNilsson
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 05:07 PM GMT+7
the common denominator seems to be this: 1800-570-1233

user: http://www.armorama.com/user.php?op=userinfo&uname=jassi2k4

other perpetrators:
http://www.armorama.com/user.php?op=userinfo&uname=dixitmark
http://www.armorama.com/user.php?op=userinfo&uname=Alexavindisel

a whole long list of various support services, seems like every internet provider in the universe but all use the same phone number: 1800-570-1233
MrCompletely
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 01:48 PM GMT+7
There's some serious spamming going on today; someone needs to nuke them!
bots1141
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 01:24 PM GMT+7

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Just googled the phone number - this is one determined bot.



I did the same thing. Its attacking alot of sites! Wonder what happens if you actually call the number???
Robbd01
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 01:07 PM GMT+7
Just googled the phone number - this is one determined bot.
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Posted: Monday, September 04, 2017 - 12:39 PM GMT+7
dixitmark
jassi2k4
Alexavindisel