Ashley Sheridan wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-03-19 at 13:46 -0700, wrote:
>>      I have a PHP form that allows end users to request a sample of the  
>> products we sell.  Unfortunately, a person/people have found it and  
>> are sending in bad requests.  We sell only within the US, and so I've  
>> set up the form so that they must choose one of the 50 States.  But we  
>> keep getting requests with countries in the city field, i.e. "Moscow  
>> Russia".
>>      Is there a way that I can scan for country names, etc. in the text  
>> fields and stop a request from going through if it finds one of those  
>> "banned" words?  I've searched for a solution but haven't been able to  
>> find it.
>>      If this is not enough info, please let me know.  Also, I only know  
>> enough PHP just to be dangerous, so please be kind. =;)
>> Thanks,
>> Frank
> Why make them enter the details? Let them choose from a select list
> instead, forcing them to select a state.
> Ash

Ummm...  And what if they enter or select Texas?  You consider it a
valid request even though they are really from Moscow and the other
fields may be junk?


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