|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Re: [Hangout-NYLXS] phishtank
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On 10/10/2016 09:16 PM, Ruben Safir wrote:
> Let me first thank you for taking the time to talk to me this evening.
> I do have a comment, however. phishtank is NOT a dependable source of
> information for blocking access. They are not SORBS. They are owned
> by a private company, openDNS, which is NOT OPEN (I know because we
> have been leaders int he free software moment for decades), and which is
> careless about who they step on. They are a profit center for Cisco.
> The pages they are citing as a problem, and there seems to be a single
> page, is not an example of phishing under ANY circumstances. It is just
> part of the mirror from an article taken years ago, May 30th of 2005 as
> a matter of fact. the Times protects its sites with logins and they
> were captured and all the buttons point back to the Times.
> This kind of amature use of a tool is reckless on their part and
> on the part Cisco (who owns opendns). You should report their
> negligence and stop filtering on them.
> Ruben Safir
Then, similar to our advanced malware and breach protection, our
predictive intelligence can discover Internet infrastructure used to
host phishing sites=97before your employees ever receive the phishing email.
WTF does this mean? That anyone with a linux box is a suspected phisher
These people are idiots.
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