[Dshield] Suggestion - Moderated User Comments for Hosts

Johannes Ullrich jullrich at euclidian.com
Mon Jan 20 20:08:49 GMT 2003

> It might be helpful to maintain a "Comments" field for hosts in DShield, so
> that DB users can get the extra value of knowing that a particular host is
> used by company ABC and generates harmless scans to port xxx for purposes of
> "whatever".
> Comments should certainly be moderated. If volumes of comments grew too
> large, volunteers could filter out the "me too" comment candidates so that
> experienced moderators would only see the (possibly) good stuff.

I think it would be relatively easy to do this, if we only allow
authenticated users to comment. This would allow me to approve comments
by default and only reject the couple odd once after they are posted.

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