Tracing Email Sending PHP Scripts On Servers

It happens sometimes, a server you are responsible for seems to be sending out spammy emails, and its normally caused by legacy or insecure code. The mail log indicates there are plenty of potential spam messages going out that are originating locally but most Linux servers host a lot of sites. So the question then becomes, how do I find the script thats responsible for sending all of the emails? […]

By |July 9th, 2013|Linux, PHP|0 Comments

Blocking VocusPR Spam With Iptables

VocusPR has a dubious reputation their main line of work is aggregating the contact details of journalists and bloggers and then selling access to that database so companies can contact them. Press releases from Vocus customers come with the required "unsubscribe" link down the bottom but the catch is clicking it will only stops the [...]

By |July 20th, 2011|Uncategorized|0 Comments