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48 minutes ago, nei1_j said:

Ok.  So the whole "Received:" line is a forgery.

If anyone's interested: https://www.spamcop.net/sc?id=z6643327190zb33a603c90f8edb039ee9fc7ef49ffd1z

51.79.145.214 is where it came from and reported correctly to OVH
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Child porn spammer 
pictures under 18 or made to look under 18
NO PROOF OF AGE available! 
SENT TO MINORS

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On 7/27/2020 at 12:25 AM, nei1_j said:

Ok.  So the whole "Received:" line is a forgery.

Nope, I am saying that it came from 51.79.145.214 is the source, but user/owner of the computer tied to that IP probably didn't send the message themselves.  They "let" someone else use their computer because they didn't patch it.  Spammers love it when they can use someone else's cameras, routers, computer, refrigerator, or other IOT device to send their stuff so they don't get caught.

On 7/27/2020 at 1:17 AM, petzl said:

51.79.145.214 is where it came from and reported correctly to OVH

Keep reporting these as we at least need to get them to patch or fix the problem.  If it is a person that has let someone else use their machine, they need to deal with the problem.

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Why does Google allow a rogue domain like ovh.net rape millions of people on the www with nonstop spam? I'm just curious. Perhaps someone on this forum can enlighten me.

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2 hours ago, Art101 said:

Why does Google allow a rogue domain like ovh.net rape millions of people on the www with nonstop spam? I'm just curious. Perhaps someone on this forum can enlighten me.

$$$$ The US Congress is asking the same question. The answer is "Their business model." The real question is how to control the problem in a open society.

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On 7/29/2020 at 5:06 PM, Lking said:

$$$$ The US Congress is asking the same question. The answer is "Their business model." The real question is how to control the problem in a open society.

Yes indeed, LKing. I'm pretty much done with Google in general, Gmail in particular, and will shut down the account. I use it in a limited capacity anyway, when I prefer not to reveal my real email address in online forms and stuff like that. 

Google's pernicious user tracking, lack of morality and ethics, the nonstop spam assault, the way Google helped turn the web into an evil strip mall from hell – I'm done. 

I've taken several steps to exorcize Google from my online life. 

1. Google is no longer the default search engine on my browsers (switched to DuckDuckGo - which seems somewhat more trustworthy). 

2. When using Google for anything (very rarely), I clear history, cookies, and cache when quitting my browser (usually Safari, sometimes Firefox, never Chrome). 

3. If I'm feeling especially paranoid, I shut down my Mac, local WiFi router, internet connection, and go take a nap. 

The mail server for my real email address offers something Google does not: A simple method to block and blacklist incoming mail from any domain or country code (such as everything from rouge domains like OVH.net, for example). Their crap never hits my inbox. 

I know, I know, these methods will not completely save us from the ongoing spam/scam/phishing nightmare. They make me feel better, in the hope that maybe some day humankind will be free from money-grubbing spammers and corporate jerks. Probably not, but maybe. 

Art, like morality, consists of drawing the line somewhere. 
 

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I did want to make a note that last night some spam scri_pt started sending me spam from a OVH.net server and about three minutes after I reported it, the spam stopped.  I am not sure if I lucked out or if I happened to report at the time someone was in their office.

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5 hours ago, gnarlymarley said:

 I am not sure if I lucked out or if I happened to report at the time someone was in their office

I get auto-acks but no action, All the google redirects show the pornsite is down?
https://www.spamcop.net/w3m?action=checkblock&ip=51.68.136.176

It's important to note that most of our services are rented "unmanaged" to our customers. 
This means that we only have physical access to the server and cannot access its content (no root, administrator, or user access). 
We are technically unable to modify or delete content, or making an abusive behavior stop by intervening directly on the server, 
as it is not managed by us.

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On 8/10/2020 at 5:10 PM, petzl said:

I get auto-acks but no action

I don't get auto-acks from OVH.  I am guessing that 192.99.191.216 was an IP OVH (such as a router) that they didn't lease out because the spam stopped so fast.

https://www.spamcop.net/sc?id=z6645272240z11289f59c30f6cd5bc6b75151bc01042z

Maybe that is why OVH might takes action on some and no action on others.

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On 2/1/2019 at 2:35 PM, Art101 said:

It's so sad. The Internet — the most important advance in human communication since the invention of the printing press — is highjacked by crazy, money-grubbing, jerkoff spammers. 

Just had to get my 50 bits in (inflation!).

I use it, I hate it , but need it because it's how we have to conduct business now days - that is, the "Internet". I wouldn't call it "advance" because it's made human beings personal -stuff- the most sought after commodity on the Internet. It has created a desire; a real need and generates the tools for business and government to Stalk, Monitor, Record and Control people. (SMRC). The Internet is digital Heroin/Crack/Meth combined.

The Internet brought hopes of tearing down borders, uniting people of all countries in joint efforts to rid poverty, better sources of food production, and a basic understanding between people (sans government and corporate controls). COVID-19(84) was a great opportunity for countries to rapidly analyze, disseminate, share and attack it globally. Instead, every country built walls around  their privatized kingdoms, and always, each accusing the other of using the 'net to interfere and direct the other's state affairs.

Google and ilk have reduced the WORLD-WIDE web into local-area classifieds in exchange for our rights to privacy. Facebook, Google. Microsoft ignore our basic humans rights and pimp us out to anyone with the $'s.

Your last phrase ..."is highjacked by crazy, money-grubbing, jerkoff spammers." nails it.  Almost 2 years after you made that comment, it's only gotten worse. 

The downside aside, there is some greatness in how medicine, surgery, advancements in science and medicine came about thanks to the Net. But at what costs? And in conclusion, there are circumstances where some have a great need to hide because they did the 'right thing', and Google, and cohorts want to sell that too.

Just agree'n s'all

~o~

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