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Date Posted: 20:53:33 07/06/18 Fri
Author: Albert Parker
Subject: Re: Why all the Spam?
In reply to: Chuck 's message, "Why all the Spam?" on 19:03:03 07/05/18 Thu

>Hello Gents,
>Anyone know why or how we're getting all of this Porn
>Spam on here?
>Chuck

They're spamming this board because they can. It's probably "bots" that just automatically try every message board they can find. No one is managing the board and there obviously are no protections or barriers against this sort of thing. And there isn't any "real" traffic, so the spam is all you see. And it's not new. Cy Harrison set up the "Three Decks" discussion board, with a much more elaborate organization, to avoid this sort of thing.

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