[SURBL-Discuss] More spams with Zdnet redirector

Jeff Chan jeffc at surbl.org
Wed Apr 6 08:37:05 CEST 2005


On Tuesday, April 5, 2005, 11:23:11 PM, Rakesh Rakesh wrote:
> Jeff Chan wrote:
>>On Tuesday, April 5, 2005, 10:45:11 PM, Alex Broens wrote:
>>>Rakesh wrote:
>>>>Replying to my own mail, Zdnet finally seems to have taken care of its
>>>>redirector. The link 
>>>>"http://chkpt.zdnet.com/chkpt/howbad/rdx56.info/p/yo" that appeared in 
>>>>the spam is now not being redirected it shows a message
>>>>
>>>>"Forbidden to relay request through this server"
>>>>
>>>>finally they seem to have taken care of this.

>>>hmmmmm

>>>check this:

>>>http://chkpt.zdnet.com/chkpt/zdnetdoesnothing/surbl.org

>>>Alex

>>Yeah, but maybe surbl.org isn't on blacklists, eh?  :-)

> It seems Zdnet is maintaining a list of blacklisted sites and blocking 
> only for them and is open to the rest. I think they should have done the 
> reverse way by manging a list of sites that are allowed and block all 
> others.

Maybe they're following the advice at:

  http://www.surbl.org/redirect.html

at least we can hope.

Jeff C.
--
"If it appears in hams, then don't list it."



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