PasteLert is a simple system to search pastebin.com and set up alerts (like google alerts) for pastebin.com entries. This means you will automatically recieve email whenever your term(s) is/are found in new pastebin entries!
You can check out the About page to find out more details of the project.
PasteLert originally started as a need to be able to properly search pastebin.com as there were a few limitations in place:
Because I work at an AWESOME company (Paterva), I get a lot of time to play around with things that interest me.. on work hours! And of late there had been a bunch of pastebin links flying around and its interesting to me to see what information you can get out of it.
I dont really see this as a long term project, merely something that shows a PoC for how much stuff is leaking out via PasteBin.com and how cool it really is. Some issues i see that may happen with this:
You can get the code for this and other paste related projects over at http://andrewmohawk.com/tag/pastebin/.