[SURBL-Discuss] Inquiry regarding pabular.com

SURBL Role surbl.role at gmail.com
Fri Dec 14 08:26:15 CET 2012

On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 1:58 AM, Klaus Byskov Hoffmann <klaus at opperen.dk> wrote:
> Hi surbl,
> I have an inquiry regarding my domain pabular.com. I don't know if this is
> the right place to ask, so bare with me if this is off topic.
> I recently launched a website on the domain pabular.com, and it was brought
> to my attention that my site has a very low Web Of Trust (WOT) score. Upon
> visiting the WOT website I could see that my site had been added to the
> SURBL Outblast URI blacklist, on October 6. 2012. So I went to the
> surbl.orgwebsite and made a lookup of the domain, only to find that
> the domain is
> not blacklisted.
> So I have the following questions:
> 1) I have never hosted any malware, and the only http server the domain has
> ever pointed to in the years I have owned it, are the google app engine
> servers. I don't remember the exact date when I set up DNS to point to the
> google app engine servers, but it might have been around October 6. Is it a
> known issue that domains pointing to google app engine servers are
> blacklisted for hosting malware?
> 2) WOT tell me that they update so-called scorecard within 24 hours of
> being notified about a removal from a list. This has not happened for my
> domain, so I'm interested in knowing when my domain was removed from the
> Outblast URI blacklist.
> Thank you for any information you can provide on this issue.
> Kind regards,
> Klaus Byskov Hoffmann

Thanks for sharing this result.  Since the domain is not currently blacklisted,
this actually seems to be a bug at MyWoT.  Would you please bring it to their
attention so they can correct the bug there?

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