Hack: Bad Behavior for WackoWiki

bugs: implemented as extension
Compatible with: R5.5
Current version: 0.5
Credits: Sergey Martynoff, WikiAdmin, RideSnowNow

It is not in Bad Behavior release yet, so you can download it here:

1. About


Bad Behavior is a spam protection system that detects and blocks unwanted Web accesses.

2. Download

1. Bad Behavior:


2. Bad-Behavior plugin for WackoWiki:


Put the files in the following folders:

file folder notes
1. Bad-Behavior
bad-behavior/ lib/bad_behavior/ move the entire bad-behavior/ folder here
bb_whitelist.conf config/ you must create this file, see bb_whitelist-sample.conf
2. Bad-Behavior plugin for WackoWiki
tool_badbehavior.php admin/module/ optional, allows you to check the logs, access via admin panel
bad-behavior-wackowiki.php lib/bad_behavior/ plugin for WackoWiki
bb_settings.conf config/ see Configuration

3. Installation

To activate the extension you have to set ext_bad_behavior to 1 in the the Secondary Config, you can do this via the Admin panel.


Admin panel: Extensions -> Bad Behavior -> Settings


  1. If you like to enable "screener" cookie for advanced protection, go to /theme/YOUR_THEME/appearance/ folder (where YOUR_THEME is the name of theme used on your site), open "header.php" in editor and add the following line somewhere (e.g. before the closing "</head>" tag):

<?php bb2_insert_head() ?>

That's all – now go to your site and check if it is still working.

3.1. Configuration


still uses the bb_settings.conf
config/bb_settings.conf

; settings.ini

[settings]
display_stats = true
strict = false
verbose = false
logging = true
httpbl_key = ""
httpbl_threat = 25
httpbl_maxage = 30
offsite_forms = false
eu_cookie = false
reverse_proxy = false
reverse_proxy_header = "X-Forwarded-For"
;reverse_proxy_addresses[] = 
;reverse_proxy_addresses[] =

4. AdminPanel Module

5. Changelog

0.1 Intitial version
0.2 Ported to WackoWiki 5.1.0
0.3 Added module for Admin panel
0.4 Integrated in distribution as extension

6. To Do

  • make use of secondary config
  • add notes for ideas, improvements

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