Mailing List SIMS@mail.stalker.com Message #6145
From: Technical Support, Stalker Labs <support@stalker.com>
Subject: Re: spamtrap and temp blacklist
Date: Mon, 05 Jun 2000 21:06:35 +0400
To: SIMS Discussions <SIMS@mail.stalker.com>
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Hello,

On Mon, Jun 5, 2000, 17:01:15 GMT
  Matt Simpson, <msimpson@uky.edu> wrote:

>I got hit by a very persistent spammer yesterday. My log has a ton of
>lines like (all addresses left intact to identify the guilty :-)):
>
>21:47:30 1 SMTP-059([207.221.169.239]) SPAM? address
><bigguy@rivendell.cc.uky.edu> is a SpamTrap address
>21:47:32 1 SMTP-059([207.221.169.239]) SPAM? Mail from
>'<contact@gTranz.com>' rejected: SpamTrap
>(repeated several times)
>21:47:49 1 SMTP-059([207.221.169.239]) SPAM? The host is now on
>TempBanned list for the next 1200 seconds
>21:47:51 1 SMTP-059([207.221.169.239]) SPAM? Mail from
>'<contact@gTranz.com>' rejected: SpamTrap
>21:47:55 1 SMTP-059([207.221.169.239]) SPAM? address
><bigguy@rivendell.cc.uky.edu> is a SpamTrap address
>
>Note that just a couple of seconds after supposedly adding the host
>to the blacklist, I get another attempt.  Shouldn't that have gotten
>a blacklist rejection instead of a spamtrap rejection? Is there an
>option I need to turn on to make the temp blacklist actually
>effective? I'm running 1.8b8
>
>--
>Matt Simpson --  Obsolete MVS Guy
>University Of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
><mailto:msimpson@uky.edu>     <http://rivendell.cc.uky.edu/>
>If your not living life on the edge, your wasting space.
>
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Sincerely,
Stalker Technical Support

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