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I am currently a software engineer at Google, where as a member of the Android platform team I build frameworks and user interfaces.

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Trackback Validator plugin v0.5

August 24th, 2005
The Computer Security Lab at Rice just released the first public version of the Trackback Validator plugin for WordPress blogs. Since I’ve been using it, I’ve had 100% classification accuracy on Trackbacks (read: every legit Trackback makes it through, not a single spam Trackback). Maybe Trackback isn’t quite so dead after all.

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  1. Matt Croydon::Postneo 2.0 » Blog Archive » Wordpress Trackback Validator Plugin  

    [...] I just saw the WordPress Trackback Validator plugin fly by my aggregator and immediately installed it. I knew Dan online back in middle school, so with this endorsement, I installed it instantly: The Computer Security Lab at Rice just released the first public version of the Trackback Validator plugin for WordPress blogs. Since I’ve been using it, I’ve had 100% classification accuracy on Trackbacks (read: every legit Trackback makes it through, not a single spam Trackback). Maybe Trackback isn’t quite so dead after all. [...]

    comment posted at 4:00 pm on 24 Aug 2005

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