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my inbox got invaded

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by mous1747, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. mous1747

    mous1747 Newbie

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    my inbox got invaded by 2000 spam emails, and all from the same online pharmacy.

    is there a way to do host lookup, im really curious to know who they are hosting with?

    i already did whois lookup but all i got was the domain registrar
     
  2. Ste Fishkin

    Ste Fishkin "I'm watching you.." - Apricot Jr. VIP Premium Member UnGagged Attendee

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    Is it ok?

    Does it require counseling? Will it ever recover?

    I hope your inbox has a strong soul and this does not impact the rest of its life. I hope it can once again receive mail without having to look over its shoulder...
     
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    Ste Fishkin "I'm watching you.." - Apricot Jr. VIP Premium Member UnGagged Attendee

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    They may use same provider for domain and host
     
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    I had the same thing happen when I posted my experience with BHS VPS... the guy who runs BHS VPS started a war against me and submitted my email address to thousands of mailing lists, and also made thousands of rude blog comments in what he thought was my name... so if you've used BHS VPS, this could be what's happened :)
     
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    Really? That's low. Figure how busy he must be, being able to do this kind of stuff ;-)
     
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    They could be using a mailing service so it will be separate from the host that is hosting their website.

    -RK
     
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    Indeed, prioritizing a defamation and spam campaign over customer service... he's clearly got his priorities in order!
     
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