SORBS?!

Mike Andrews mikea at mikea.ath.cx
Wed Apr 4 16:21:51 CDT 2012


On Wed, Apr 04, 2012 at 01:55:46PM -0700, Landon Stewart wrote:
> On 4 April 2012 12:53, Chris Conn <cconn at b2b2c.ca> wrote:
> 
> > Hello,
> >
> > Is anyone from SORBS still listening?   We have a few IP addresses here
> > and there that are listed, one in particular that has been for a spam
> > incident from over a year ago.  The "last spam" date is 03/05/2011
> > according to their lookup tools.
> >
> > We don't have access to their Net Manager even if our ARIN POC corresponds
> > to the account on their system we opened a while ago.  We use their ISP
> > feedback form and never get any responses back.
> >
> > Is SORBS still relevant and functional?
> >
> 
> I've been trying to login to their 'support' interface for a while now.
>  Emails from them for creating a new account or trying to recover a
> password for an existing account don't actually come to me.  I actually
> wrote Girish from the company that purchased SORBS (Proofpoint) about it
> (also CC'd here) and I have had no reply whatsoever either.
> 
> I think we should all just NULL ROUTE all of their IP space on our borders
> to get their attention.

By a happy coincidence, I got mail today from Scott Greco of Proofpoint,
asking if we could get together to discuss their products. I've replied
to that with a summary of this thread, and am Cc:ing him on this mail, as
well. Maybe we can get their attention, though past experience with SORBS
does not exactly imbue me with confidence.

-- 
Mike Andrews, W5EGO
mikea at mikea.ath.cx
Tired old sysadmin 



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