Dealing with abuse complaints to non-existent contacts
gabriel.j.marais at gmail.com
Sun Aug 10 15:19:49 UTC 2014
I have been receiving some major ssh brute-force attacks coming from random
hosts in the 22.214.171.124 - 126.96.36.199 network. I have sent a complaint to
the e-mail addresses obtained from a whois query on one of the IP Addresses.
My e-mail bounced back from both recipients. Once being rejected by filter
and the other because the e-mail address doesn't exist. I would have
thought that contact details are rather important to be up to date, or not?
Besides just blocking the IP range on my firewall, I was wondering what
others would do in this case?
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