Got a text spam today. Decided to try to tack them down. This is the spam:
Last 1 hr Left to Activate Your 70% Off Custom Animated Video Deal. Click Here http://eel.nu/5Z0l/t9MTE to Activate Now & Grow Your Sales by 1000%. Reply STOPRM to Remove
I sent the link to my computer by forwarding the text message to my email account and tracked it to 29designs.us. Did a whois lookup on them and found the perp.
Domain Name: 29DESIGNS.US
Domain ID: D58740175-US
Sponsoring Registrar: eNom, Inc.
Sponsoring Registrar IANA ID: 48
Registrar URL (registration services): whois.enom.com
Domain Status: clientTransferProhibited
Registrant ID: B22AA2A214547A8E
Registrant Name: Mildred Smith
Registrant Organization: Mikro Designs
Registrant Address1: 2176 White Avenue
Registrant City: Corpus Christi
Registrant State/Province: TX
Registrant Postal Code: 78476
Registrant Country: United States
Registrant Country Code: US
Registrant Phone Number: +1.2813783479
Registrant Email: [email protected]
I wonder if exposing them will make them want to stop? Suggestions?