Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: incrediBILL & lawman

Message Too Old, No Replies

Y!, G are #16, #48 within the 'Top 50 Bad Hosts & Networks'

That is Y! as in Yahoo + G as in Google Inc.

6:45 am on Dec 14, 2010 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member

joined:Dec 7, 2004
votes: 0

HostExploit [hostexploit.com] is an "open source resource" collating, measuring & publishing reports on malicious activity originating from toxic areas of the Internet. So far, so useful. Their latest report is for 2010 Q3, and is a 1.6 MB PDF:
[hostexploit.com ]
(Login required)

Page 6 contains a table of the `Top 50 Bad Hosts & Networks'.

At #16 is Yahoo.
At #48 is Google Inc.

The Top 50:
  1. Ecatel Network NL
  2. LineTelecom LLC Moscow, Russia RU
  3. PE Bondarenko Dmitriy Vladimirovich RU
  4. Webair Internet Development Inc US
  5. ThePlanet.com Internet Services, Inc. US
  6. "SIA" IZZI LV
  7. Demand Media / eNom, Inc US
  8. HostDime.com, Inc. US
  9. Autonomous System PL
  10. SuperNetwork s.r.o. CZ
  11. The Columbus Network Access Point, Inc. US
  12. OVH FR
  14. Global Net Access, LLC US
  16. Yahoo US
  17. Softel Consulting s.r.o. CZ
  18. VNPT Corp VN
  21. ISPsystem Autonomous System RU
  22. Hetzner Online AG RZ DE
  23. Lunar Pages US
  24. Advanced Communication Network, S.A. PA
  25. Oversee.net US
  26. StarNet Moldova MD
  27. PAN-SAM Ltd. UA
  28. WireSix, Inc. US
  29. Joint-Stock Central Telecommunication Company RU
  30. NETDIRECT Frankfurt, DE
  32. SoftLayer Technologies Inc. US
  33. Network Operations Center Inc. US
  34. iWeb Technologies Inc. CA
  35. Ltda BR
  36. SingleHop US
  37. Webalta RU
  38. Autonomous System of unitedcolo.de DE
  39. Bluehost Inc. US
  40. Ecomdevel, LLC US
  41. Global Net Access, LLC US
  42. Dattatec.com AR
  43. Telos Solutions LTD LV
  44. Bharti Airtel Ltd., Telemedia Services IN
  45. National Internet Backbone IN
  46. GoDaddy.com, Inc. US
  47. Infobox.ru Autonomous System RU
  48. Google Inc. US
  49. Nova Network Co.Ltd CN
  50. VPLS Inc. d US

For the record, I have no connection with HostExploit. I was picking up their latest report to update my site's script when my world got rocked.

[edited by: lawman at 12:03 pm (utc) on Dec 14, 2010]