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Is there anything I can do about serial downvoting that is smaller than script's threshold? [duplicate]

Is there any way to somehow address serial downvoting that seems explicitly targeted on me, but is done in a way that is careful enough to avoid serial-downvoting script detection (3 votes only)? ...
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Dealing with downvote trolling [duplicate]

In the past few days, somebody has been randomly downvoting several of my questions. I know SO has an automated script that detects this kind of actions using a threshold, but sometimes trolls have ...
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Undetectable MICRO Serial Downvoting. What is it? What to do? What the heck!

Prologue Everyone knows Serial Downvoting... even the luckiest user with enough rep gets hit by this plague at least once, soon or later: some noob gets angry against another user for some reason and ...
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Limit the maximum percentage of upvotes an account can cast against a single user

I know we already have a fraud-detection script that removes serial downvotes (and maybe serial upvotes). This script is a temporal script; it is based on a number of votes occurring against a ...
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Spiteful downvoting? Two fast DVs to my unrelated posts [duplicate]

I don't know if I'm being paranoid - but earlier I made a comment on a question that showed no research effort: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/16328049/how-do-i-write-for-i-in-the-range-of-1-to-6-...
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Policy on reputation abuse from vindictive redditor trolls?

https://stackoverflow.com/users/430062/theodore-r-smith?tab=reputation I've angered one to two people on Reddit who have proceeded to downvote a great many of my posts in serial. Is there anything ...
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Why not reward blind voting?

Surveys preferably conceal their results to remove response bias. Blind survey votes naturally induce trust, we should embrace that reality. Here is a partial list of the biases blind votes ...
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Random Downvoting

Recently I have been randomly downvoted and I suspect it is the same user. The user doesn't stop at downvotes. He/She ensures that he/she upvotes the other answer where I have replied no matter how ...
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I didn't get the lost reputation points in serial downvoting back

I have been getting downvotes for the last few days. I think this is the handiwork of a single user, because all the downvotes are for different questions and the downvoting time differs hardly 1 ...
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Extend the Voter Fraud Script to invalidate excessive cross-voting

The Voter Fraud script that runs overnight automatically removes votes from users who serially downvote another specific user. My idea is a simple one: extend this functionality to cross-voters. We ...
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How to Handle Revenge Votes? [duplicate]

I'm a regular reviewer of Stack Overflow. Usually when I down vote any question or answer, I put comments. So that the OP can improve. But recently when I put comment, Within seconds I get one or two ...