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by amishrabbit
Tue Apr 24, 2012 5:05 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Can WOT really be trusted?
Replies: 42
Views: 712

RE: Can WOT really be trusted?

A lot of very smart people engineered WOT, and a lot of very smart and supremely helpful people maintain the site, manage and post in these forums, and post useful and informative comments and ratings on individual sites. And then there are the people who treat WOT like it is some sort of MMORPG whe...
by amishrabbit
Tue Jan 03, 2012 3:11 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Happy New Year 2012 :)
Replies: 18
Views: 334

RE: Happy New Year 2012 :)

Have a great year, WOT peeps.

-=A
by amishrabbit
Fri Dec 16, 2011 5:03 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Lawsuit
Replies: 69
Views: 1302

RE: Lawsuit

It's about time this ended. Good job, and congratulations, though it sounds from reports that plaintiff didn't have a particularly strong case.

Back to the daily grind...
by amishrabbit
Fri Dec 16, 2011 5:01 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Bad guys go nuts on Norton Safe Web
Replies: 5
Views: 271

RE: Bad guys go nuts on Norton Safe Web

Nice job uncovering the shenanigans, g7w
by amishrabbit
Fri Nov 11, 2011 4:55 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Question on WOT's Dangerious website pie chart.
Replies: 5
Views: 331

RE: Question on WOT's Dangerious website pie chart.

Good stuff. I'd also wondered about "other" -- surmised it was as you described -- but didn't have the motivation to hunt down the explanation. Is it on the wiki now?
by amishrabbit
Tue Jul 12, 2011 10:05 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: ZeroAccess / Max++ rootkit/botnet CnC domains
Replies: 7
Views: 306

RE: ZeroAccess / Max++ rootkit/botnet CnC domains

Thanks for the well thought out comments, especially uhka tutka. Indeed, the whole point of using a domain generation algorithm is that a malware creator can swoop in 24 hours before a domain is scheduled to be "that day's domain" and register it, so as not to draw attention to him/herself until it'...
by amishrabbit
Fri Jul 08, 2011 8:13 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: ZeroAccess / Max++ rootkit/botnet CnC domains
Replies: 7
Views: 306

ZeroAccess / Max++ rootkit/botnet CnC domains

Referenced in the blog post at http://blog.webroot.com/2011/07/08/zeroaccess-rootkit-guards-itself-with-a-tripwire/ The rootkit uses a domain name generation algorithm that rotates its command-and-control domains once a day. The researchers at Webroot reversed this mechanism and have generated the d...
by amishrabbit
Tue May 31, 2011 6:21 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Fake Adobe Flash Player - Fake download webpage
Replies: 18
Views: 303

RE: souleiadoamerica.com/find11.html

I was redirected to the <red>sportsmedsrxpills.net (95.64.45.18)</red> pill vendor page when I browsed to this site with a Mac OS VM and Safari. Redirected eventually to <red>safetylife2011.org</red> -- delivered <a href="http://www.virustotal.com/file-scan/report.html?id=adf59e0cf994330c5daba1017da...
by amishrabbit
Wed Apr 06, 2011 11:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: CPALead Facebook spam domains
Replies: 9
Views: 208

CPALead Facebook spam domains

In reference to <a href="http://blog.webroot.com/2011/04/06/facebook-spamming-worm-wants-your-eyeballs/">this blog post</a>, the following domains are being used to propagate the fraud: In the .info TLD: <massrate> <red>adiellil.info aggrena.info agurani.info aplati.info beniter.info bromica.info bu...
by amishrabbit
Tue Mar 22, 2011 5:00 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: FF add-on - JavaScript Deobfuscator
Replies: 2
Views: 214

RE: FF add-on - JavaScript Deobfuscator

I've been using this for a while now. It does what it says. Handy tool.