This can be very harmful to the reputation of the customer as the full store customization is used together with spam content.
With this release, we started actively monitoring the activity of these spammers on Hypernode, permanently blocking any clearly malicious IPs.
As a shop owner or technical party, you can also take steps to prevent spammers from abusing your site. These steps are explained in the following stack-exchange article. Our recommendation is also to make sure that there is a confirmation step before accepting a newsletter subscription or a new account. Either by enabling a captcha or having an extra confirmation step.
Both the Blackfire packages were updated to the latest release in this version;
- blackfire-php to version 1.26.3
- blackfire-agent to version 1.27.0
See the Blackfire agent changelogs for more details on these changes.