Spam Protect Factory

Spam Protect Factory

Version 1.0.2
Joomla Version 3.2

Spam Protection Factory reads the login form before it is submitted to Joomla! and takes appropriate action based on its configuration.

It can reject a registration altogether, allowing the user to register but blocking his account immediately, or it can allow the user to register normally.

Spam Protection Factory Key Features

Key Features

  • StopForumSpam integration (biggest internet spammer database currently available)
  • Manual filters for registration form (IP, domain, keyword, country)
  • Multiple actions against spammers (block, allow, reject)
  • Redirects rejected users to a custom URL
  • User groups permissions
Spam Protection Factory Standards


  • Multi-language support, UTF-8 support, comes default with English INI language files
  • SEO/SEF friendly
  • Easy transition to RTL
  • Simple installation, configuration and updating process
Spam Protection Factory Main Settings

Main Settings

  • Enable and set up StopForumSpam filtering (number of occurrences needed on the StopForumSpam (blacklist in order to flag a user)
  • Set the action taken against a flagged user (block, allow, reject)
  • Set the location to redirect the user upon being rejected
  • Enable and add manual filters accordingly (IPs, domains, keywords, countries)
  • Manage permission settings for user groups (configure access and administrator interface access)
Spam Protection Factory Backend Management

Backend Management

  • Dashboard containing recent spammers and a configuration overview
  • Logs containing various information regarding blocked and/or rejected users (IP, email, action, etc.)
Spam Protection Factory Requirements


  • Joomla! 3.x
  • MySQL (min. 5.1 + )
  • cURL, GD2 libraries enabled

Spam Protect Factory 1.0.2 released on September 11, 2014.

  • New feature: added 'Check Username' setting to include/exclude the username from filtering.
  • Updated manifest file.
  • Added new branding.

Spam Protect Factory 1.0.1 released on October 4, 2013.

  • New feature: Country blacklist ( database used to get country from IP).

Spam Protect Factory 1.0.0 released on September 16, 2013.

Screenshots are representing version 1.0.0 of Spam Protect Factory.

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