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Online form spam solution please

Posted on 2013-05-22
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Hi,
I'm running a cold fusion site that has a 'contact us' form on it. We get a lot junk/spam sent through that form. I know Captcha's are one way of managing that spam. Can you all tell me other options as my company doesn't really want to use Captcha's if they can avoid it.
Thanks!
Nacht
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by:Gurpreet Singh Randhawa
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Check this on riaforge:

http://www.riaforge.org/index.cfm?event=page.search#spam

I use cfformprotect but there is also a plugin for mura spam check
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James Rodgers earned 500 total points
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you could implement a honeypot, it's straight forward and will prevent bots
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