14 Rogue ISPs disconnected

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14 Rogue ISPs disconnected

Postby Red Dwarf » Tue Jan 25, 2011 12:56 am

Ref: http://www.abuse.ch/?p=3130

Well worth reading the whole article

On the evening of the 11th of January, a Russian based ISP called Vline Telecom (AS39150) was de-peered from its upstream provider RUNNet.ru. As a result of the disconnect, 9 of the world wide worst Bulletproof Hosters got offline and the number of active Zeus Botnet Command&Control servers dropped from 61 to 41 on 12th of January.

Additionally, in January 2011 I was informed about another takedown of a Ukrainian based ISP called ONLINENET SPD Andreychuk Andrey Alekseevich (AS50722) which resulted in another 5 bulletproof hosters disappearing from the global routing table.

We can say that January 2011 was a very bad start for cybercriminals, as a total of 14 bulletproof hosters have been disconnected from the internet this month.
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Re: 14 Rogue ISPs disconnected

Postby meep » Tue Jan 25, 2011 11:48 am

I am not familiar with this particular ISP, but it sounds like progress. :)
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Re: 14 Rogue ISPs disconnected

Postby spamislame » Tue Jan 25, 2011 12:04 pm

Well done. :silthumb:

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