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Re: Quarantining infected hosts (Was: FBI tells the public to call their ISP for help)

  • From: Suresh Ramasubramanian
  • Date: Mon Jun 18 10:44:41 2007
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On 6/18/07, Jeroen Massar <[email protected]> wrote:
Of course, though 25 is (afaik ;) the most abused one that will annoy a
lot of other folks with spam, phishings and virus distribution, though
the latter seems to have come to a near halt from what I see.

Read these and weep, then -

As Joe says (and I agree), trying to fix infected hosts on your
network by blocking port 25 is like treating lung cancer with cough

Suresh Ramasubramanian ([email protected])