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Date:  Tue, 30 Dec 2008 20:36:04 -0800 (PST)
From:  Dan Kriwitsky <webhosting (at mark) yahoo.com>
Subject:  [coba-e:14588] Re: spam sent using my email address
To:  coba-e (at mark) bluequartz.org
Message-Id:  <809091.54671.qm (at mark) web65604.mail.ac4.yahoo.com>
In-Reply-To:  <495ae2a5.16078e0a.1d91.7c07 (at mark) mx.google.com>
X-Mail-Count: 14588




--- On Tue, 12/30/08, Doug Harvey  wrote:

> Gerald. I too was getting lots of ftp and spam attacks from
> the 71.x.x.x
> (Verizon) ip's. I finally had to put them into the
> firewall to get it to
> stop.
> 
> I know that spam can still be sent, no matter what is in
> the firewall, but
> it did stop all the other attacks.
> 
> Some of the attacks actually came from an overseas address,
> routed through a
> Candian address and then down to Verizon East.
> 

Mail from that range would be stopped by the Spamhaus XBL.
http://www.spamhaus.org/query/bl?ip=71.160.32.23
71.160.32.0/22 is listed on the Policy Block List (PBL)

-- 
Dan Kriwitsky