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by Maxl
Thu Aug 21, 2014 6:23 am
Forum: Proxy Server Questions
Topic: Identifying real IP
Replies: 8
Views: 43965

Re: Identifying real IP

Request Header? If it's a hint, then YES. BUT it's can be easily "faked" or "omitted" to fool the amateurs. Many things could be faked. That does not mean they usually are. If something is being faked, there usually is a reason for doing so. "to fool the amateurs" or m...
by Maxl
Wed Aug 20, 2014 8:54 pm
Forum: Email Tracing Help
Topic: Trying to determine if my address is spoofed or compromised
Replies: 1
Views: 3072

Re: Trying to determine if my address is spoofed or compromi

Hi silvergold,

I take it, that 188.2.91.57 would never be assigned to your internet connection at your current location, right?

You could maybe learn more, if you compared the header of a regular email of yours with those ones (sending an email to yourself...).
by Maxl
Wed Aug 20, 2014 8:35 pm
Forum: Proxy Server Questions
Topic: Identifying real IP
Replies: 8
Views: 43965

Re: Identifying real IP

There are proxies, that tell you about who is using it (in the request header) like f.e. X-Forwarded-For: <originating ip address> or drop clues, that a proxy is being used like: X-Proxy-ID: Via: And there are proxies, that do not tell you anything about them being a proxy or who originated the requ...
by Maxl
Tue Aug 19, 2014 12:59 pm
Forum: General IP Address Questions
Topic: Reporting about hackers, spammers and bot nets
Replies: 0
Views: 10077

Reporting about hackers, spammers and bot nets

I have been using the "User comments" feature for single ip addresses of whatismyipaddress.com to read or write about suspicious activities connected to those ip addresses. This would be nice and good enough, if there was a scenario of "one hacker or spammer using one ip address"...