User email addresses are shown on the website

Posted by ragax on 2014-01-06 13:02

When you are logged in, you can see the email addresses of people who report bugs.
For instance, on

If you hover on "Description by Balazs Szabo"
you can see his email address.

Not cool!!!
It is way too easy for a spammer to register and harvest addresses.

As a forum user you expect that your email address will not be shown, and that if people can contact you it is by clicking a link that opens a form.

ActiveState Staff
Wed, 2014-01-08 16:08

Has been open since 2003. After ten years of discussion, and several proposals, it seems like there might finally be some agreement on getting a patch.