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.eu domain spam uptick

Had a potential customer that asked about blocking all .eu domains, and of course not something we would like to recommend. However, we get it. Lately spammers (to call them email marketers might be too polite) have been aggressively using … Continue reading

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When rwhois says ‘private customer’

An especially virulent affiliate marketing campaign was noted today, from a /23 on Stealthy Networks. While it is nice that they have an rwhois server, it doesn’t help the community when registered as ‘Private Customer’. Is it the same as … Continue reading

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Latest Bot Spam Making the rounds

A risk free antiobesity drug.. yeah right.. Normally this shouldn’t affect most people, as it is coming from compromised devices and not email servers, and it looks to be going out to a database of hacked or stolen email addresses … Continue reading

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Is your ‘rwhois’ server running?

It’s always amazing when looking at large providers who have a referral to an ‘rwhois’ server at ARIN, when that server is not functioning. Makes it hard to identify who operates the server where the spam is originating. For example.. … Continue reading

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