DMCA - Delete 1000+ images in one shot

matou19

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#1
Hello,

I received a DMCA mail with 1000+ links to delete from my servers.
They sent me the .jpg direct link.
I host my images in Amazon S3, OVH OpenStack & Google Cloud.

Do you know how can I delete them in one shot ?

Thank you
 

JakeSully

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#2
check if most of images are in albums if so then you can just delete whole album and images inside will be deleted too.
 

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Hello JakeSully,

This is not the case, sadly
 

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Hello JakeSully,

This is not the case, sadly
well this is only way for it to be done, i think. So you would probably have to put site in maintenance mode and clean it either by deleting the albums with mostly reported DMCA images or do it manually. Unless developer has a another method so i will let some 1 else have a go with a suggestion how todo it.
 

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#5
I hope because I don't have hours to delete images...
 

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#6
Have you checked if these images are posted by mostly the same users? if so you could just delete all the dmca users images
 

yukirin

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what if you delete the file directly, not using chevereto
a bash script or something
 

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#8
There is a good chance that all or most of the images are uploaded by a single user or users in the same IP range. Open one image and click all images from this IP should list most of them. Select all and then delete. Works for me most times.
 

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There is a good chance that all or most of the images are uploaded by a single user or users in the same IP range. Open one image and click all images from this IP should list most of them. Select all and then delete. Works for me most times.
Not in my case :( Multiple ip
 

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I don't know, how can I check that ?
 

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#12
I don't know, how can I check that ?
It can't be checked, but if you are providing API access (like ShareX) is very easy for people to exploit your service.

There are several todos when you want to skip this kind of usage: Turn off guest uploads, auto-delete uploads, ask to validate email for social login, use recaptcha, flood limits, etc.

What about the IPs. Are truly different or just part of a range?
 

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Hey
They are truly different, there are members of a forum who use my website to upload protected content