Misreporting abuse, it's not actually helpful: root at fireslayer.maxihost.com.br

Andrew D Kirch trelane at trelane.net
Mon Jan 9 06:34:47 UTC 2012


On 1/8/2012 8:48 PM, Suresh Ramasubramanian wrote:
> And maybe ask the author of whatever "goober with firewall" script
> that is to rm -rf and securely delete his code?
>
> [old term from the nanae days, abbreviated to GWF]
>
> On Sat, Jan 7, 2012 at 9:16 AM, Randy Bush<randy at psg.com>  wrote:
>>> probably does though... I'm not sure what math tricks you may have
>>> tried, but 39554 is in no way like 15169. Could you take some time to
>>> disable your report generation canon and fix it before re-enabling it?
>>> I'm not the only person getting mis-fired reports, if you want to help
>>> everyone please turn off the canon.
>> procmail them back to the ceo or c.o of the idiots.
>
>
I find that contacting the upstream of errant bulk abuse reports about 
the UBE problem tends to get things solved quickly.  Abuse desk droids 
that have to sift through 8 gallons of crap every day tend to frown on 
their own users contributions to the smelly pile on someone else's abuse 
desk.

Andrew




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