Another spam report

Asked by Manfred Hampl on 2017-07-05

User https://launchpad.net/~yourmatchs30 has created 20 spam messages (with somewhat inconspicuous titles) in Ubuntu, all of them just containing a http link to a "free video download" page.

https://answers.launchpad.net/~herma56 has created nine spam messages in the midori area (with titles clearly showing that they are about online videos).

https://launchpad.net/~adleverage011 has create a marketing message in inkscape.

https://answers.launchpad.net/~wiges has two messages with links to fake google maps locations that point to video links

https://launchpad.net/~7even39 has one question with inappropriate language

There are some orphan spam messages (the user has already been removed):
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644492
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644289
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644288
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644285
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644284
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644283
https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+question/644278

Please act accordingly.

Question information

Language:
English Edit question
Status:
Solved
For:
Launchpad itself Edit question
Assignee:
No assignee Edit question
Solved by:
William Grant
Solved:
2017-07-06
Last query:
2017-07-06
Last reply:
2017-07-06
Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #1

The first and third users from the list have already been removed, the rest is till open.

William Grant (wgrant) said : #2

Manually removed that last one. Thanks for the report.

Best William Grant (wgrant) said : #4

Fixed.

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #5

Thanks William Grant, that solved my question.

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #6

Thank you!