Latest on our fight against spam – January numbers

As promised, we’re back yet again with our monthly numbers; this time for the month of January. They are as follows: Reason for Suspension Nos.  Inaccurate whois details 247 Phishing 181 Spam 179 Malware / trojan / Spyware 138 Rogue Internet Pharmacy 125 Abusive Co-network 83 Financial Fraud 60 Child Porn 29 Others 7   Do stay tuned for our active numbers every month.  

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Latest on our fight against Spam – December numbers

The numbers trickle in as we once again bring to you our statistics for the month of December. They are as follows: Reason For Suspension Domain Count Inaccurate whois 1430 Pharma 840 Co-network 835 Malware/Trojan/Virus 350 Spamming 153 Phishing 99 Financial / Escrow Fraud 87 Child Porn 47 Others 15 Total 3856 This will now be an ongoing process as part of our effort to bringing you these numbers on a monthly basis.

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Latest on our fight against Spam – November numbers

As promised before, we’re back with our monthly numbers as part of our ongoing efforts to make the Internet a safer place. Our numbers for the month of November are as follows: Types Of Abuse Nos. Suspended Inaccurate Whois details 580 Malware / Trojan / Spyware 390 Rogue Internet pharmacy 285 Spamming 220 Phishing 130 Child Porn 51 Financial Fraud 42 Others 4 Our numbers come as part of our efforts to help the Internet community fight malware and other online malicious activities. As always, we would like to thank our Resellers without whom this would not have been possible. […]

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Changes Made to the Hot Deals Page

We have made changes to our Promos Page i.e. the Hot Deals page,  on the SuperSite. The Hot Deals page contains details of the promotions on offer through the Promo engine. These changes will automatically reflect on your SuperSite as long as you have not modified the respective files. In case you have modified this page, our update will not reflect on your SuperSite and you will need to compare the updated copies of these files with your modified/translated ones and substitute the relevant code. The following file has been modified: Promos.html Note: The contents of the table, shown on […]

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Maintenance Downtime for EstDomains Inc’s Resellers

Dear Reseller, This article contains detailed information on the various changes and procedures that will occur today, 1st December 2008, as part of the EstDomains de-accreditation process by ICANN and the subsequent migration of services to ResellerClub. The following downtime shall only affect Reseller Accounts under EstDomains. It is essential that you make a note of the points mentioned below. To go forward with the following steps, we shall run a maintenance downtime at 09:30 hrs GMT/UTC. For details on the downtime, please refer to the following url: http://resources.resellerclub.com/mailer/2008/nov/est_mailer_template.html Finance and Billing Available Balance: Post the migration, your ‘available balance’ […]

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Latest on our fight against spam

Our last article spoke about HostExploit’s review on our action against spam. As part of our ongoing efforts to combat spam and maintain our numbers we have put in place a list of domains suspended by us for indulgence in a number of malicious activities. The consolidated numbers for the month of October is as follows: Type Of Abuse Nos Suspended Pharma 1975 Inaccurate whois details 741 Phishing 304 Malware 239 Spam 129 Child Porn 52 Financial Fraud 33 Others 23 Total 3496 We will now bring these numbers to you as on an ongoing basis; a result of adherence […]

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ResellerClub combats spam – HostExploit’s latest review

HostExploit.com recently released a follow-up article on the community actions taken by us against abuse of our Domain Registration and PrivacyProtect services. It is pleasing to note that they commended us for the steps we have taken against abusive Domain Names and Registrants. HostExploit’s report includes the fact that we have suspended over 175,000 domains this year for indulging in various abusive practices including false whois information, spam and phishing. It also reports the various actions that have been taken to prevent our PrivacyProtect service from being abused. PrivacyProtect is a service that we provide free of charge in order […]

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