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BadBoy: Spam Blocker & Reporter

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  • World of Warcraft
  • 8,941 Monthly Downloads
  • Supports: 5.4.7
  • 5,007,168 Total Downloads
  • Updated 05/18/2014
  • Created 04/18/2008
  • 2,365 Favorites
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  • Release Type: Release
  • License: All Rights Reserved
  • Newest File: v12.316
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About BadBoy: Spam Blocker & Reporter

BadBoy Highlights:

  • Blocking & reporting spam: gold, hack, phishing, account trading, runescape gold trading, casino, illegal item selling, etc
  • A 20 line chat buffer/throttle to prevent people spamming the same message one after another.
  • Automatically blocks & reports invites from gold spammers.
  • Configuration screen by typing /badboy

The following are not scanned and cannot be reported/blocked by this addon: Friends, Real ID friends, Guild, Party, Raid, GM's.
The following channels are monitored: Public Trade/General/etc, Say, Yell, Whisper.

Please post missed spam on the forums or PM me here.


Whispers by level blocker BadBoy_Levels.
Anti anal/etc spam BadBoy_CCleaner.
Remove guild advertising BadBoy_Guilded.

Log all removed chat BadBoy_History.

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Tagging as v12.316
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anti-spam update
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anti-spam update
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anti-spam update
r1204 | funkydude | 2014-05-05 17:11:47 +0000 (Mon, 05 May 2014) | 1 line
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anti-spam update
r1203 | funkydude | 2014-05-05 16:46:02 +0000 (Mon, 05 May 2014) | 1 line
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fix nil player
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Do our own player trimming, tiptoeing around the functions that seemingly need server names to function. Blizz <3
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revert addition of LibChatAmbiguate
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anti-spam update


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  • #15
    Wowace won't send the registration mail so I report missed spam here:

    "[07:06:55] [W From] [Ghlessbara]: Hi, are u interested in free power leveling service for lv60+ to lv70or 80 ? fast and safe , please feel free to contact my msn [[email protected]] or our website []"
  • #14

    Add this to the end of your phrases in badboy.lua. It will report all the anal [item link] spam.
  • #13
    Been using this for a bit now. Recently I've had it block players that aren't trying to spam me because I know them by casual contact. Is there a way to see what was said or take them off the spam list?
  • #12
    1) Not really, apart from the yellow text reporting people. You can also do /script print(IsAddOnLoaded("BadBoy"))

    1 signifies enabled.

    2) Custom(trade, gen, etc), say, yell, whisper, emote

    3) Some people say that WIM broke BadBoy, others say it works fine. No idea. :) It certainly doesn't need or use wholib though.

    Please don't post spam here, use the forum topic at wowace.
  • #11
    Hi - nice mod.

    I am using - questions :

    1) is there any way to tell if the mod is running - ( besides waiting for spam to show up ). ( yes its checked as an addon at the Character screen :)

    2) What channels are monitored?

    3) Does it conflict with W.I.M.

    This message made it through in a whisper :

    "dear (name), super scecials from dgamesky : $58 for 5000g now! Large amount gold on very server use CQM code 900012 and pass 12345 to enjoy 10% discount! [5].

    Since wow now seems to only list 3 mods using up the most space i cant tell if its loaded correctly each time. Guess i could just check badboys as the only mod and see if it shows up under the blizz "menu button". Would be cool just to have a quick check.. or even a quick message when loging in that its loaded.

    thanks for a cool mod.. spammenot and spamsentry are using old wholibs and dont play nice with W.I.M.

    thanks much.
  • #10
    Thanks for the update!

    This addon works quite nicely!
  • #1

    Hmm i like your auto-report feature :)
    Im giving badboy a whirl right now, keep up the good work

  • #2

    mods from Funky = teh win

  • #3

    <3 autoreport <3


  • #4

    Since the 1.6 update spam is no longer blocked for me neither do I see anyone getting reported.

  • #5

    Laren, the 1.6 update from curse works, I guess you got the latest from wowace which doesn't. If you wait until the next wowace zipup it should be fixed. To repeat, the zip on curse works fine.

  • #6

    I realize BadBoy is currently missing some of the latest spam the past few days, I've got it covered in the next (2.0) version currently in testing, should be out in a few days, just delaying it a bit. The new version includes the most solid database to date (possibly also the smallest?) and with an option to save manual reporting.

  • #7

    17 June 08 - v2 released :)

  • #8

    It's a really good addon , very light . Since I got it I've not seen any gold seller on the /2 :)

  • #9

    Absolutely superb, nice work.

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