Okay, this one is totally stumping me. A comment was posted to one of my first postings here. Here’s a screen shot of the comment in the administration console. As you can see, it looks like spam. The e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org probably isn’t really used by anyone because of the amount of spam they’d get. But, it didn’t feel right….
[!(http://static.flickr.com/55/125461903_666818b820_m.jpg)](http://www.flickr.com/photos/83367771@N00/125461903/ "photo sharing")[spamming a primary school](http://www.flickr.com/photos/83367771@N00/125461903/)
Originally uploaded by jeversol.
So, I opened the link. It loads a flash-based random number guessing program. I view the source code, thinking it’s got an exploit in it… nope, clean and simple. I play the game. Nothing strange. I notice at the bottom, the copyright notice lists a primary school. I go to their home page, and sure enough, it’s a web site for a school.
I e-mailed the domain owner and the webmaster, in case someone is trying to do something evil to their site, but, all I can keep asking myself is WTF.