[unisog] Problems with EDU.COM domain

PaulFM paulfm at me.umn.edu
Thu Mar 23 15:18:23 GMT 2006


I think you are correct:

$ host junk.edu.com
junk.edu.com has address 65.36.156.42

$ host edu.com
edu.com has address 65.36.156.42

$ host 65.36.156.42
42.156.36.65.in-addr.arpa domain name pointer pollux.dataservsecure.com.

Also do a:
whois 65.36.156.42
whois edu.com



Jason Grove wrote:

> Hello All,
> Has any one else had problems with the edu.com domain? For example I saw 
> some mail queued up to go to wvu.edu.com this morning, which normally 
> just sits in the queues, but however it looks like some one has 
> registered edu.com and put in wild cards so any *.edu.com goes to their 
> servers, mail and web.... If  you have seen this what have you done to 
> stop your mail from going to it? (I.E. for those people who believe that 
> every address has to end in a .COM...)?
> 
> 
> Thanks
> Jason
> 
> 
> Jason Grove                     | One Waterfront Place
> Principal Systems Administrator | PO Box 6504
> WVU Information Systems         | Morgantown, WV 26506-6504
> Ph: 304.293.3011 x 2115         | E-Mail: jgrove at wvu.edu
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