[Operators] Strange registrations

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Mon Aug 11 16:46:46 CDT 2008


Luke -Jr wrote:
> On Monday 11 August 2008, Florian Jensen wrote:
>> Has anyone seen similar? Any idea what the source of it is? Another hack
>> attack (spam bots)?
> 
> Looks like automated registration. Is it disabled on your server? If not, I 
> don't think you could call this hacking/cracking...

The concern is that someone is setting up a botnet or other automated 
process. We've seen things like that before. His report is not the first 
I've heard of similar JIDs being created en masse lately.

/psa

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