[SURBL-Discuss] RFC: Storm URI IPs to XS list?
Phil (Medway Hosting)
phil at medwayhosting.com
Sat Aug 18 18:39:06 CEST 2007
----- Original Message -----
From: "Kevin A. McGrail" <kmcgrail at pccc.com>
To: "SURBL Discussion list" <discuss at lists.surbl.org>
Sent: Saturday, August 18, 2007 5:11 PM
Subject: Re: [SURBL-Discuss] RFC: Storm URI IPs to XS list?
> > Am I missing something ? I thought we were talking about IP's as URL's ?
> > How
> > many false positives are there likely to be when hardly anyone on
> > IP's are going to be running a web server and hand out their IP as a URL
> > And if there WERE any false positives does anyone really care ? If they
> > want
> > to run a reliable web server then get a proper one. My opinion.
> They aren't running it on purpose. It's a bot-network-installed web
> that runs to then serve as a landing place for others to get the payload
> file. Like all those ecard emails with http://126.96.36.199/. This is
> someone's machine that is infected that is sending out spams and saying,
> here's a payload file.
Yup I know. I have 000's on file. But where are the false positives going to
come from ?
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