Many stores owners always complain about their Magento 2 webshop getting flooded with fake customer registrations and their get tired of removing all those fake customer accounts.
Not everyone who registers on your store is a potential customer or real person. Spammers can use a script to create thousands of customer accounts quickly which can overload your database and impact your site performance.
Magento 2 by default automatically approves new signed up accounts, which make store owners unable to control new customers. If you want to take the full control of any new account registration at your store, you can install the Customer Approval Magento 2 by Ulmod.
The extension allows to pre-verify every new customer registers to your store and avoids spam account. You can restrict customer login access from backend, disapprove customer account in case of suspicious, and notify customers. Continue Reading