Recaptcha Warning

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Recaptcha Warning

Post by Missingno50 » Tue Mar 13, 2018 4:34 am

I saw this when logging in.
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Just needed to alert you about it.
Sorry if you are already on it, this isn't really a great first post.
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by PurpleGurl » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:09 am

I recently was working in the Wiki and saw that too.

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by Adcock » Fri Mar 16, 2018 5:50 am

What does it mean?

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by EmuandCo » Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:35 am

It means what you can read there. The captcha needs to be updated until the day of reckoning mentioned there.
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by Adcock » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:11 pm

EmuandCo : Didn't understand a thing of what you wrote!

Just tell me that the days of Reacting are not coming to an end.

Thank you.

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by karlexceed » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:50 pm

Not to worry, Adcock, it looks like someone already made the necessary changes. I see the new version of ReCaptcha on the "Create new account" page.

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by mrmajik45 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:51 pm

karlexceed wrote:Not to worry, Adcock, it looks like someone already made the necessary changes. I see the new version of ReCaptcha on the "Create new account" page.
It's happening on the wiki page too.
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by cernodile » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:51 pm

Adcock wrote:EmuandCo : Didn't understand a thing of what you wrote!

Just tell me that the days of Reacting are not coming to an end.

Thank you.
Reactos doesn't die, it's about Google's recaptcha being deprecated in favour of their "Are you a robot?" V2
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by mrmajik45 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 3:54 pm

I can confirm that the wiki's Recaptcha is not updated
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by karlexceed » Fri Mar 16, 2018 4:20 pm

Where are you guys seeing the ReCAPTCHA on the wiki? I can't seem to find it anywhere but the "Create new account" page.

Also, what browser are you using? I'm using Chrome.

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by Adcock » Fri Mar 16, 2018 4:35 pm

karlexceed : Thanks for the clarification.
cernodile : Thank you too.

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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by mrmajik45 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 5:52 pm

karlexceed wrote:Where are you guys seeing the ReCAPTCHA on the wiki? I can't seem to find it anywhere but the "Create new account" page.
When you edit a wiki page and press apply changes you have to put in a captcha.
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Re: Recaptcha Warning

Post by middings » Wed Apr 04, 2018 2:16 am

Yesterday I saw the same message on the Re-Captcha used on a major retailer's web site. I typed in V1 SHUTDOWN ON 2018-03-31 and the Re-Captcha let me proceed. I think a Re-Captcha that answers to a known, fixed string is a potential cyber-security hazard for sites that rely on the Re-Captcha to be an obstacle for repeated, rapid-fire automated attacks to discover user IDs (to name one example).

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