RE: [anti-spam-wg] Non-cooperation of RIPE ISP in investigating report of email abuse (spam)

  • From: "Michele Neylon :: Blacknight" michele@localhost
  • Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2008 15:58:46 -0000
  • Organization: Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd

They probably aren't keeping their RIPE details up to date ...
 
In any case, you obviously didn't try very hard to contact them, as they are
publishing full contact details on their site:
 
http://www.awalnet.net.sa/English/Files/contact.asp
 
 
 

Mr Michele Neylon
Blacknight Solutions
Hosting & Colocation, Brand Protection
http://www.blacknight.com/
http://blog.blacknight.com/
Intl. +353 (0) 59  9183072
Locall: 1850 929 929
Direct Dial: +353 (0)59 9183090
Fax. +353 (0) 1 4811 763
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Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd, Unit 12A,Barrowside Business Park,Sleaty
Road,Graiguecullen,Carlow,Ireland  Company No.: 370845


 

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From: anti-spam-wg-admin@localhost [
] On Behalf Of rubaduk Sent: 09 January 2008 23:56 Subject: [anti-spam-wg] Non-cooperation of RIPE ISP in investigating report of email abuse (spam) Dear Sirs, I'm attempting to report an instance of spam originating from the IP 86.60.49.241 . The RIPE database indicates that the proper venue for this report is abuse@localhost . However, the server at that address rejects with the admonition, "You are not allowed to send emails!" (Diagnostic code: smtp;550 5.7.1). The hostmaster gives the same reply. I'm fairly new to investigating spam, being recently inspired by a few prodigious spammers that flood my inbox daily with repetitive invitations. Among these is US Pharmacy, which somehow causes its unwanted blandishments to be sent to me from networks all over the world, including the above ISP. I'm not sure how this is accomplished, but I suspect a virus of some sort infects the sending computer which allows it to be controlled remotely. Not allowed, R.Duck.