Re: Reopening bug closed due to SPAM
Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña wrote:
> If spam e-mail is going to start closing our Bugs in the BTS then we
> start thinking about implementing authentication checks in the BTS...
> for example: do not allow control messages or -close messages with no
> attached (valid) GPG/PGP signatures (from a valid developer?)"
Spammers aren't targeting the BTS on purpose; they're doing it by mistake.
We could just use something simple, like a phrase that must occur in the
message for the BTS to act on the message sent to
XXXXemail@example.com. This is also probably far more trivial to
implement than GPG. And compatible with any mailer, unlike additional