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Old I.P. address funnelling server to breaking point.

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by GrimReaper, Oct 7, 2003.

  1. GrimReaper

    GrimReaper Active Member

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    Hi There,

    I have a server purchased from rackshack.net which appears to be on a recycled I.P. address receiving huge amounts of traffic. At the moment the server is experiencing 40 http requests per second from sites that arent even hosted on it anymore.

    When I type the I.P address I get a nice graphical "No Website Exists Here" message from CPanel that I would like to remove, how do I do this.

    Btw, here is a copy of some of my Apache usage. Does this look strange to anyone? (secure.jhservers203.com is the host name).

    ------[SNiP]
    0-0 23028 1/82/82 K 0.04 6 0 0.3 0.02 0.02 68.184.174.14 secure.jhservers203.com GET /ie HTTP/1.1
    1-0 23029 0/96/96 R 0.04 16 0 0.0 0.04 0.04 ? ? ..reading..
    2-0 23030 2/112/112 K 0.05 2 0 0.7 0.05 0.05 64.217.198.26 secure.jhservers203.com GET /spresults.aspx?q=California&FORM=IE6 HTTP/1.1
    3-0 23031 1/99/99 K 0.15 0 0 0.3 0.06 0.06 152.8.224.185 secure.jhservers203.com GET /search?p=ESPN&ei=UTF-8&fr=fp-top HTTP/1.1
    4-0 23032 2/106/106 K 0.04 13 0 2.0 0.06 0.06 68.1.126.147 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    5-0 23033 6/124/124 K 0.05 5 0 0.0 0.06 0.06 68.75.63.85 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    6-0 23034 1/110/110 K 0.05 0 0 0.3 0.05 0.05 67.226.239.195 secure.jhservers203.com GET /search/dir?fr=slv1&p=http%3a%2ffoward%2fforward%2fforward
    7-0 23035 1/116/116 K 0.08 13 9 0.2 0.04 0.04 66.68.156.115 secure.jhservers203.com GET /whm/ HTTP/1.1
    8-0 23036 1/100/100 K 0.04 16 0 0.0 0.05 0.05 144.136.204.138 secure.jhservers203.com GET / HTTP/1.1
    9-0 23037 8/90/90 K 0.07 2 0 0.3 0.05 0.05 66.231.106.240 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    10-0 23038 1/96/96 K 0.01 14 0 0.3 0.04 0.04 66.69.85.158 secure.jhservers203.com GET /search?p=sexy+stories&ei=UTF-8&fr=fp-top HTTP/1.1
    11-0 23039 0/72/72 R 0.02 192 0 0.0 0.04 0.04 ? ? ..reading..
    12-0 23040 1/99/99 K 0.02 1 0 0.3 0.04 0.04 172.130.211.164 secure.jhservers203.com GET /results.asp?RS=CHECKED&FORM=MSNH&v=1&q=work+from+home%2Eco
    13-0 23042 1/82/82 K 0.04 13 0 1.0 0.03 0.03 68.163.147.153 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/index_02.gif HTTP/1.1
    14-0 23043 6/92/92 K 0.07 14 0 7.5 0.05 0.05 24.102.206.92 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    15-0 23044 4/89/89 K 0.03 12 0 5.5 0.05 0.05 66.38.5.47 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bbg.gif HTTP/1.1
    16-0 23045 1/76/76 K 0.05 10 0 0.3 0.04 0.04 66.75.249.16 secure.jhservers203.com GET /results.asp?RS=CHECKED&FORM=MSNH&v=1&q=NPMC HTTP/1.1
    17-0 23046 2/84/84 K 0.03 13 0 0.0 0.04 0.04 64.252.53.193 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    18-0 23047 2/83/83 K 0.02 12 0 0.6 0.05 0.05 68.170.202.6 secure.jhservers203.com GET /results.asp?RS=CHECKED&FORM=MSNH&v=1&q=DA+Band HTTP/1.1
    19-0 23048 6/89/89 K 0.03 6 0 0.0 0.04 0.04 24.191.153.147 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    20-0 23049 1/83/83 K 0.02 2 0 0.3 0.04 0.04 203.143.6.106 secure.jhservers203.com GET /response.asp?MT=www&srch=5&prov=gogl&utf8 HTTP/1.1
    21-0 23050 2/94/94 K 0.06 0 0 0.6 0.04 0.04 64.207.18.203 secure.jhservers203.com GET /search?p=NINTENDO&ei=UTF-8&fr=fp-top HTTP/1.1
    22-0 23051 3/76/76 K 0.04 0 0 5.7 0.04 0.04 208.151.97.80 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/index_01.gif HTTP/1.1
    23-0 23052 3/112/112 K 0.02 4 0 5.7 0.07 0.07 68.34.220.138 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/index_01.gif HTTP/1.1
    24-0 23053 7/130/130 K 0.11 3 0 0.0 0.05 0.05 66.32.94.74 secure.jhservers203.com GET /sys_cpanel/images/bottom_label.gif HTTP/1.1
    25-0 23054 1/87/87 K 0.02 12 0 0.3 0.04 0.04 67.26.17.161 secure.jhservers203.com GET /response.asp?MT=larepublica.com&srch=5&prov=gogl&utf8 HTTP
    26-0 23055 1/83/83 K 0.06 1 0 0.3 0.03 0.03 209.6.131.248 secure.jhservers203.com GET /search?p=obrados&fr=my_top HTTP/1.1
    ---------[SNIP]----

    Thanks.
    Chris.

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  2. B12Org

    B12Org Well-Known Member

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    Yes, that does seem wierd. Have you tried to ping the address that it trying to look for? Try contacting the owner of that domain via a lookup and ask him to change the dns on his account as it is causing you problems, or contact rackshack and ask for a new IP address for your server.

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