Forum: Captchator Yesterday bots found a hole in my captcha auth

A96722bf927bdcfd342c690c0ad26262?d=identicon&s=25 Konstantin Dzreyev (konstantin)
on 2010-03-29 14:34
Yesterday I started getting messages from bots at my site. They set no
captcha answer and my code sent
"http://captchator.com/captcha/check_answer/$yourse... as a
captcha confirmation. And sometimes you answered with "1" instead of
"0".

As workarout I pushed a fix that requires a captcha answer to be not
blank...

But is not there an issue when one asks you for confirmation without any
answer?

Thanks!

Konstantin
3a83969376c805ef5b6042191fdb0ff3?d=identicon&s=25 Andreas S. (andreas)
on 2010-03-29 18:06
Konstantin Dzreyev wrote:
> Yesterday I started getting messages from bots at my site. They set no
> captcha answer and my code sent
> "http://captchator.com/captcha/check_answer/$yourse... as a
> captcha confirmation. And sometimes you answered with "1" instead of
> "0".

Thanks for the report. I made a change to the software yesterday that
caused this problem. It is fixed now. Please let me know if there are
any further problems.
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