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keyplyr

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Msg#: 2915 posted 7:05 pm on Dec 27, 2004 (gmt 0)


Log Spammer formerly using: www.xopy.com
as referrer, is now using: www.aizzo.com/blog_posts
which resolves to the same advert for hosting.

AFAIK, still using only these two IPs:
205.209.177.70
65.75.134.180

 

pendanticist

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 7:34 pm on Dec 27, 2004 (gmt 0)

65.75.134.180 - Confirmed overnight.

idoc

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 7:54 pm on Dec 27, 2004 (gmt 0)

This was my solution:

Deny from 205.209.128.0/18
Deny from 65.75.128.0/18

Maybe not so elegant a solution but...Done.

kpaul

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 8:25 pm on Dec 27, 2004 (gmt 0)

i've started to email ISPs about the issue when i have the time...

-kpaul

CheeseburgerBrown

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 3:29 pm on Dec 31, 2004 (gmt 0)

Bless you, Webmaster World. I've been trying to grok that xopy kipple in my logs for weeks.

My sites are hosted by some faceless monolithic hosting company, so I can't be allowing and denying by IP the way I used to do. I rely on clumsily grafted .htaccess files to control access.

What should an idiot in my situation do to block this logjam?

Any recommendations?

kpaul

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 10:10 pm on Dec 31, 2004 (gmt 0)

hey, stranger. is this the cheeseburgerbrown i think it is? is there any other? ;)

CheeseburgerBrown

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 11:26 pm on Dec 31, 2004 (gmt 0)

But of course! Howdy, kpaul. :)

kpaul

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 11:44 pm on Dec 31, 2004 (gmt 0)

CB:

if you can create an .htaccess file,

Deny from 205.209.177.70
Deny from 65.75.134.180

should work. They'll most likely be back with new/different IPs, though...

Sunshyn

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 5:06 am on Jan 1, 2005 (gmt 0)

I denied both IPs last week but wondered if there'd be a problem with just denying the referrer domain if they started coming back under different IPs. After all, it's the referrer they're spamming.

SetEnvIf Referer xopy\.com ban

kpaul

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 7:06 am on Jan 1, 2005 (gmt 0)

RewriteCond %{HTTP_REFERER} badrefererspamdomain.com [NC]
RewriteRule .* - [F]

CheeseburgerBrown

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 2915 posted 7:03 pm on Jan 1, 2005 (gmt 0)

Thanks for the advice. My .htaccess file has been refortified.

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