Posts Tagged ‘rogue networks’

The APWG (Anti-Phishing Work Group) recently held its Counter Crime Operations Summit (CeCOS) in São Paulo, Brazil on May 11-13th, 2010. Over the years, the APWG has held its conferences in different countries reflecting the internationalism of this type of fighting cybercrime (phishing spam). The next conference of the APWG is the eCrime Researchers Summit […]


According to  Spamhaus Top 10 Network offenders on its Spamhaus Block List Advisory, an ISP called AS3352 TELEFONICA-DATA-ESPANA has the most SBLs on Spamhaus list as of January 17th, 2010. Based on Spamhaus‘ research, this ISP is considered the current “World’s Worst Network.”  At time of this post, there are 95 SBLs belonging to Telefonica.es. […]


This website called FIRE (FInding RoguE Networks) tracks rogue networks based on malware such as phishing, botnet activity and exploited servers. At the time of this post on September 19th, 2009, the Canadian-based provider AS23522 IPNAP-ES – GigeNET. was the top offender on MaliciousNetworks.org. One can also track this host using Google’s Safe Browsing Diagnostic […]


Yahoo has a big problem with spammers. This abuse of its Yahoo Groups services has been going on for at least since late 2008. Much of this information is already out there for those to read but somewhat scattered, so I am providing links within this blog.  The spammers are selling various pharma spam. My […]


ASN stands for Autonomous System Number. AS or ASN followed by a number is used to identify an autonomous system on the internet by people who manage networks on the Internet. One well-known example of an ASN is AT&T whose is ASN7018. Most people who may be network engineers are concerned with ASNs. Also, netizens […]


Gary Warner posted a tweet earlier in the today about his blog: Spam Crisis in China. Please share the link. Blog it up. Let’s get some Change going On. http://garwarner.blogspot.com/ #SpamCrisis Gary Warner posted on his blog under the title Spam Crisis in China about a problem with spam in China as of June 20th, […]


Some more recent Twitters on @InBoxRevenge AS35415 / 194.187.96.0/22 WEBAZILLA? ExtendedHost .com – spam, scam, cybercrime hosting SBL Spamhaus SBL60306 http://bit.ly/gQZQo #blocklist AS42775 / 91.209.48.0/27 CAMEA-NET Canadian Pharmacy ROKSO upstream AS3267/RUNNET SBL Spamhaus SBL76405 http://bit.ly/Ulo6Z #blocklist These 2 networks blocklisted by Spamhaus on 6/11/09 above could easily be called rogue, because they are infested with […]