[SURBL-Discuss] Fw: heads up, massive phishing going on.

David B Funk dbfunk at engineering.uiowa.edu
Thu Apr 28 20:21:57 CEST 2005

On Thu, 28 Apr 2005, Kevin A. McGrail wrote:

> >From a guy I trust and work on anti-spam algorithm's who also works at Network Solutions:
> The system running here detected a rash of ebay and paypal phishing earlier today and it is still going on.  Hope this info can help find and stop it before someone gets damaged.
> Here are the IP addresses of the mail servers sending them and the sites they point to.

Submit a few samples of those to SURBL so the target URL gets listed.
Also feed them to the ClamAV people (http://www.clamav.net/).

ClamAv now has anti-phishing rules in its virus scanner and recently I've
seen its blocked phishes outnumber the blocked viri.

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