I’m not a coder or a security expert (at least, not so expert), so i don’t know if this is a bug or a feature (2.0), but many wikis using PBwiki have the same problem right now. In case you are wondering, PBwiki is used in a lot of websites, including the notorious BarCamp.org. And Pbwiki.com hosts tons of wikis on subdomains. And maybe all of them have the same problem. So, let’s see what’s the problem i’m talking about.
A lot of these wikis have a directory (it always has the same
Content of these doorpages goes from porn to ringtones, passing by viagra and other drugs.
Done? Ok. You are ready to see doorpages on barcamp.org.
Doorpages are (often) in italian, so we know spammer is here in Italy.
If you want to find all other doorpages on other pbwikis, i’ll let you as excercise. You know all you need to find them:
- pbwiki is the platform used
- “/f/” is the path for directory containing doorpages
In the meantime, someone please tell Matt Cutts to remove all these pages from Google index. I think this asshole earned enough money I spent so much time writing and tuning this post, doorpages have already been removed. But not everything: you won’t see standard 404…
P.s. credits for this discovery goes to a SEO expert.