[arch-general] IRC Spammer / Impersonator

Matthew mezoko at mezoko.net
Thu Dec 27 14:38:55 EST 2007

Giovanni Scafora wrote:
> 2007/12/27, Branko Vukelic <bg.branko at gmail.com>:
>> I think you can register your nick and also forbid its unauthenticated
>> use via some IRC commands. Read the freenode help pages for that.
> As far as I know, nickserv set kill is disabled on freenode network.
> He can register the nick and he can ghost people who are using the
> nick while he's offline.
> The only way to keep others from using your nickname is by setting up
> a bouncer or another type of persistent connection.
According to a guy in #freenode he said that kill is disabled.

What would be a bouncer I tried psybnc but that didn't work well only 
accepted my password I set for it half of the time.

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