[Seaside] Anybody know what these POST requests are trying to do?
nevin at bountifulbaby.com
Mon Feb 4 21:55:26 UTC 2008
> On Mon, 04 Feb 2008 12:56:02 -0800, Nevin Pratt
> <nevin at bountifulbaby.com> wrote:
>> It looks like a bot of some sort doing this. But just what do you think
>> these nuts are trying to do?
> WAG: SPAM.
I think it's a bit deeper than that. I think some sites are vulnerable
to malicious redirects-- sort of like using an open email relay, but
with http requests instead of email. And there's a bunch of bots whose
mission in life is to seek out and exploit such sites. At least, that's
But I really don't know. That's why I'd love some further speculation
from other Seasiders.
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