Jenkins Infrastructure : Ban user spamming Wiki

Let's say we discovered that the user 'brainstorm1' is spamming the Wiki. Here's what to do:

Confluence spam remover is a little GUI tool that helps you bulk delete pages.

Another way to bulk delete pages, especially if they all have the same parent is to follow the accepted answer in this question on about importing a word doc to replace page, and selecting to delete all children pages.


  • Record the IP address the spam user has signed up to see if any patterns can be detected, as often a spammer appears to be using multiple users.
  • When deleting an user from LDAP, blacklist the e-mail address.


My investigation record of 2012: Tracking down spammers