phishing_bad_sites broken?

Martin.Hepworth martinh at
Wed Feb 27 15:47:38 GMT 2008

It's a DDOS against the domain.

Hosting provider is aware of it..

Martin Hepworth
Snr Systems Administrator
Solid State Logic
Tel: +44 (0)1865 842300

> -----Original Message-----
> From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Jeff A. Earickson
> Sent: 27 February 2008 15:30
> To: mailscanner mailing list
> Subject: phishing_bad_sites broken?
> Julian,
> My hourly cronjob to update bad phishing sites has been broken
> for the last day or so:
> /opt/MailScanner/bin/update_bad_phishing_sites
> --10:25:27--
>             => `phishing.bad.sites.conf.master'
> Resolving
> Connecting to||:80... failed: Connection
> refused.
> Is something broken in DNS land?  This address always resolves
> to loopback here.  Anybody else seeing this?
> Jeff Earickson
> Colby College
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