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Fighting abuse at the edge 2018-04-09 UTC
Take a look at org charts, international standards, conferences and forums…you will observe there are two tribes; one for the ‘network’ the other for ‘applications’. It’s a distinction that’s embedded in Information Technology with the Network Layer ‘below’ all applications with a dedicated team dealing with connectivity, routers, upstreams and peering, all quite independently from the nature of the data that is flowing. Another team deals with ‘applications’; email, web services, etc., that do their job without having to consider the underlying aspects related to networking.... (>)

Network Hijacking on the Rise 2016-09-26 UTC
As we discussed in a previous article, allocations of IP addresses (IPv4 addresses) are getting hard to come by, especially for spammers. Because the IP addresses they use quickly get a bad reputation as sources of spam, spammers constantly need fresh IPs that are... (>)

SBL/ZEN DNS lookups to return DROP/eDROP status 2016-04-05 UTC
Starting with 1st June 2016, you can look up an IP address on any Spamhaus zone that supports SBL lookups, and verify whether that IP address is on DROP/eDROP. An IP address that is listed on DROP or eDROP will return 127.0.0.9 in addition to 127.0.0.2.... (>)

Verizon Routing Millions of IP Addresses for Cybercrime Gangs 2016-02-01 UTC
Over the past few years, spammers have sought out large ranges of IP addresses. By spreading out their sending patterns across a wide range of IP addresses, they can attempt to defeat spam filters and get spam and malware emails delivered where they are not wanted. However, IPv4 addresses are getting scarce and hard to come by. In fact, as of... (>)

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