i've done some checking, and over a thousand emails have been sent to the
bct list with that domain.
----- Original Message ----- From: <brandon.mcginty@xxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, March 30, 2006 11:20 PM
Subject: [bct] Re: to reveal or not reveal?
From what I've found, it is probably an open relay; does anyone here feel
like e-mailing the abuse contact of this domain?
If not, I'll do it; I would just like to know how many e-mails the list has
received with this hostname/ip in the headers, if anyone cares to check.
HTH, Brandon McGinty
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-----Original Message----- From: blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Tim Cross Sent: Thursday, March 30, 2006 2:37 PM To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [bct] to reveal or not reveal?
you should not post this. You actually have no proof this is the ip address or domain this person is using. As has been pointed out on this list already, it is trivial to fake mail headers, plus if you were even just a little bit smart, you would be using either an open relay mail server or possibly a system you have hacked an account on.
Looking at thename used here - loadbalance1 is very likely to be one of a cluster or load balanced set of servers at either a business or ISP.
In thort, this information doesn't prove anything and certainly doesn't identify anyone. However, we could send an e-mai to abuse at that domain and inform them what has been going on and possibly they will tighten up their security.
Stephen Clower writes: > Well folks, it would appear that this moron has decided to mess with me now, which is definitely a big mistake. I've done some tracing and am pretty certain of who is doing this. The following three lines should reveal all anyone internet savvy would wish to know: > Server: loadbalancer1.orcon.net.nz > IP: 184.108.40.206 > Have fun. > > > > ---------- > Stephen Clower > Email/.Net Messenger: steve@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > AIM: AudioRabbit03 > Yahoo: sclower2003 > Skype: sclower > > Check out my little home on the web at http://www.steve-audio.net > >
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