Top Spam IPs
A WordPress plugin that collects the Top Spam IP addresses and lists them on a new admin
tools page. Allows to export them and to block via your
This repo is widely open to any sort of contribution.
Here’s a list of things that need to get done:
- A better readme file here
- Translation into other languages (German, Mandarin Chinese & Nederlands already done)
Make a better export screen:
deny fromto every line
B) Add open/close for block
allow from all.
C) Add an algorithm that checks for ranges and summons them under
deny from 012.34.5.
- ✓ Screenshots both for the dot org txt file as well as for this file
- ✓ Generate main translation files
Translators: Lutz Schöer (de), Piet Bos (zh,nl)
Ideas how this repo could move forward
This is just a rough draft and should be discussed in either a milestone or a (set) of ticket(s).
Automatically add all or just a single IP to the
Remove a single IP (or all) from the
- Central storage for IP addresses, similar to project honeypot
- Remote connection to send the IPs there
Thanks in advance for any contributions. Your work will be honored with a link to your
wordpress dot org profile in the “Contributors” section of the Readme file.
A big thank you! goes to Thomas “toscho” Scholz
for allowing us to use his IP-Whois service in the plugin for free.
HowTo block IP addresses
…or IP ranges via the
# Start IP block order allow,deny # Block single IP example deny from 184.108.40.206 # Block IP range example deny from 012.34.5. allow from all # End IP block
Make sure that you don’t delete spam, but just mark it as such.
The AntiSpam Bee plugin by Sergej Müller,
who contributes to this project as well, does a great job and we highly recommended to use this
plugin to collect spam IPs.
A short preview with too less Spam IP addresses.