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Shortest spam run ever – domaincop.org Domain Abuse Notice Spam

Shortest spam run ever - domaincop.org Domain Abuse Notice Spam - domaincorp whois - blackMORE Ops - 1

Woke up this morning and found two emails from domaincorp.org in my Inbox stating my domains are being used for spamming and spreading malware recently. Subject line contained “Domain Abuse Notice” which looked serious! I decided to carefully examine the email and it's contents in an attempt to find out more information. But before I even opened the actual email, I checked it's header and Domain Whois. I always do this; specially Whois because you are unlikely to receive an abuse notice emails from any domain that was just registered few weeks back. Most abuse notice emails are served by large organizations and domains that has been around for years and built enough reputation for everyone to take them seriously.

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Three effective solutions for Google Analytics Referral spam

Three effective solutions for Google Analytics Referral spam - blackMORE Ops - 5

I opened my Analytics account yesterday cause I saw 25% traffic increase from Facebook, Twitter and many random sources and 83% increase on the root ("/") of the server. Well, 25% is nothing, it can happen due to a post going viral. But this wasn't the case this time as 83% increase was specific to the root ("/") of the server It seems, our 'beloved' 'Vitaly Popov' has started a new stream of referral spam. He's got more crafty as I predicted in my original post. He's now actually using Facebook, Twitter as referrals including some new domains.

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[Updated] darodar.com referrer spam and should you be worried?

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I had some interesting traffic showing up in my Google Analytics today. So far I’ve seen 21 referral traffic from forum.topic44122300.darodar.com to my home page http://www.blackmoreops.com/. Readers, I highly recommend reading comments section for more views and details. Making comments doesn’t require registration in this site, so you can leave …

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