[SURBL-Discuss] Yahoo redirector?

Jeff Chan jeffc at surbl.org
Tue Oct 3 07:12:05 CEST 2006

On Monday, October 2, 2006, 1:33:15 PM, Joe Wein wrote:
>> Unfortunately, Yahoo is one of the top Spam domain hosts.  I don't think 
>> there is much you can do about it, generally.  Just report the domains as 
>> usual.

> Yahoo webhosting is a total mess. I guess there must be a reason why they 
> attract so much illegal content.

Yahoo is abused probably just because it's a major web host.  Big
hosts probably get abused more often.

> On top of all the regular porn and phishing spam domains hosted by Yahoo I 
> get on average about four child pornography sites hosted on Yahoo per day 
> (357 domains in just over 90 days).

> Does anybody have any inside contacts to get these resolved more quickly? If 
> the sites are online long enough so that CP customers can sign up then this 
> isn't going to stop.

> Joe Wein

Yahoo does process the mail sent to:

  abuse at yahoo.com

Everyone should report abuse to them.

Jeff C.
Don't harm innocent bystanders.

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