[pydotorg-www] highly suspicious inbound link from your website - please explain

Joe Hoppe joe at rentscouter.com
Mon Aug 1 16:23:48 CEST 2011

Thanks Skip and Website team for looking into this issue - it appears  
someone has been building malicious links to my site.

Is there anyway you can tell when that link was created?


Joe Hoppe


On Aug 1, 2011, at 6:24 AM, skip at pobox.com wrote:

> Can someone from the website team take a look at this?  I'm not sure  
> what a
> chm file even is.  When I tried to visit that URL it killed the Chrome
> process running the tab.
> Thanks,
> Skip
>>>>>> "Joe" == Joe Hoppe <joe at rentscouter.com> writes:
>    Joe> Hello,
>    Joe> I have been having major reputation issues with my website  
> and recent forensic
>    Joe> research has revealed the following link(s) from your website:
>    Joe> http://www.python.org/ftp/python/2.4.4/python24.chm?com=guestbook&lang=ru&page
>    Joe> =2690
>    Joe> Utilizing the following anchor text:
>    Joe> aciaman
>    Joe> Can you please explain this inbound link to my website www.rentscouter.com 
> ?
>    Joe> I would be especially interested if you could tell me when  
> this link was
>    Joe> created and who created it as I try and determine what is  
> happening to my site
>    Joe> with these potentially malicious links.
>    Joe> I would appreciate it if any such links were immediately  
> removed from your
>    Joe> website.
>    Joe> I thank you for taking the time help me in this manner and  
> keeping your own
>    Joe> website clean and safe.
>    Joe> Kind regards,
>    Joe> Joe Hoppe
>    Joe> www.rentscouter.com

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