spam trapping (was Re: Double Irony! (was Re: [linux-elitists] ruben's stupid filter))

Dan Wilder
Tue Apr 9 08:58:07 PDT 2002

On Tue, Apr 09, 2002 at 04:18:22AM -0700, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> on Mon, Apr 08, 2002, Dan Wilder ( wrote:
> > On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 01:42:22PM -0700, Don Marti wrote:
> > You can raise hell with the upstream providers of the actual origin
> > host.  Some care, most (I think) don't.  Look at all the years 
> > was (is?) a spam haven for its dialup customers.
> Speaking of which, has anyone else noticed the blast of crap spewing
> from a handful of IPs?  This since, say, mid-February.


Though my favorites are genuity.(net|com) and friends, such as  There's been a flood of spam from those jokers containing 
forged headers listing, SSC's nameserver.  I've wasted
a fair amount of time lately responding to the resulting complaints.
My own compaints to don't seem to elicit any action 
at all.

 Dan Wilder <>   Technical Manager & Editor
 SSC, Inc. P.O. Box 55549   Phone:  206-782-8808
 Seattle, WA  98155-0549    URL

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