Please remove my IP ban

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schlafen
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by schlafen

Some people can only connect via tapatalk as in my case, also on my phone's data only.
If I try tapatalk through wifi, my ip is banned
If I connect through wifi my ip is banned.
If a desktop is used via wifi, same, ip is banned.

Worth mentioning i use chrome on my desktop.

So for me is tapatalk/browser on data only.

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pdlpsher1
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by pdlpsher1

Juanmoretime wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:19 am
pdlpsher1 wrote:
Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:03 am
I checked in with my ‘tech nerd’ friend and this is what he said. “Perhaps WW is submitting my IP to a blacklist. Maybe it’s caused by a misconfigured module. Just a guess”

Checked the IP banned list and your IP is definitely not on it. Hopefully the issues works out. It seems like those with issues are asscessing from Tapatalk.

Have you tried using just a browser to connect?

Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Yes, I've tried with using a browser and it didn't work. I've asked my ISP to remove the banned IP from Spamhaus but a few hours later it was back on the blacklist. Since there seems to be a flood of similar cases I wonder if recently WW started using Spamhaus to stop spamming, and this action had an impact on many WW users. To be clear, I don't send spam so no actions on my part is causing my IP to be blocked. It's likely that someone else on my ISP's network is the bad guy. Can you confirm if WW just started using Spamhaus recently? For several weeks I've been suspicious topics with links that I not dare click on. So someone at WW probably took actions to stop it.

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Juanmoretime
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by Juanmoretime

Lookng into this issue further and hope to come up with a solution at some point today. Busy work day ahead so it will be later in the eevning when I have some time.
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pdlpsher1
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by pdlpsher1

Just a quick update on my IP ban. I reported it to my ISP and today my ISP said the source of the spam has been identified, and that the IP in question has been taken off of the Spamhaus blacklist. I just checked it on Spamhaus and it's good. And now I'm able to post here via my home WiFi.

Multebear
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by Multebear

Juanmoretime wrote:
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:27 pm
Multebear, Did work on this the other day. Is the issue gone? Sorry it took me a while to post this.
The ban is still there :cry:

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pdlpsher1
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by pdlpsher1

What is the IP that’s been banned? Perhaps you need to contact your ISP.


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guyc
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by guyc

I've started seeing this today (Plusnet in the UK). I'm reporting it to them now but what a pain.

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by guyc

Ok - removed it from the Spamhaus CSS and seems ok now

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by guyc

Spoke too soon. Happened again. Different IP address. It's only this forum it happens with.

Attermann
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by Attermann

i have the same problem, when i'm on the wifi with the phone, i can't post on here, but i can with my mobile network, and on the computer, when it's on the same wifi as the phone, there's no problem.

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Juanmoretime
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by Juanmoretime

I would need to know the IP address your trying to access from to remove it.

It’s a know fact people that access via Tap A Talk have issues or sometimes places of business block certain access over their networks.

If you know the IP address PM me with it and I can see and remove it from the banned list provided it’s there.

J
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Spurdo
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by Spurdo

Exactly the same problem as described above. Desktop and WiFi result in IP banned. Unable to send private message to a admin.
Checked with Spamhaus and surprisingly my IP is not listed there.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.

edit. Fixed and happily browsing on desktop. Thanks a lot Juanmoretime!

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