phishing_bad_sites broken?

Gareth list-mailscanner at
Wed Feb 27 15:47:39 GMT 2008

I did notice a strange entry in my logwatch for yesterday about this
file not being found on my local server by apache.
I didnt bother looking into it but the address resolving to loopback
makes sense now.

On Wed, 2008-02-27 at 15:30, Jeff A. Earickson wrote:
> 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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