[Dshield] Question about spam sent to list address

Johannes B. Ullrich jullrich at sans.org
Mon Mar 6 13:43:11 GMT 2006


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Abuse wrote:
> ** Reply to message from "Johannes B. Ullrich" <jullrich at sans.org> on Fri, 03
> Mar 2006 08:59:22 -0500
> 
>> But I don't think they sent
>> anything to 'abuse' (or maybe our mail filter dropped it :-/).
> 
> No one should filter the abuse address.  I frequently get spam and/or virus
> reports bounced back to me saying I am sending spam or a virus.  When I report
> spam I include the spam message but viruses I delete the virus attachment and
> still some ISPs bounce the virus report back to me (exteremly stupid behavior).
> _________________________________________

Trying not to filter abuse at . However, there are a few rules that are
applied mail-server wide, before the mail server looks at the detailed
envelope. Hard to implement exceptions to allow e-mail to abuse at . And if
things are bad, there are phone numbers listed with your various 'whois'
entries, or you can contact our upstream.



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Johannes B. Ullrich, Ph.D
Chief Research Officer
SANS Institute
http://isc.sans.org
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