From: Kevin McMurtrie
Subject: Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted
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Date: Mon, 06 Jan 2003 02:25:06 GMT
NNTP-Posting-Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2003 18:25:06 PST
It's against rogue ISPs, not the people.
The ISPs in Korea are in complete support of spam and there's no reason
to accept their traffic. Spamming does not violate Korean acceptable
use policies and the ISPs will not read complaints. Chinese and
Taiwanese ISPs don't have a clue so their systems are full of spammers
and hackers. Most of their domains are configured wrong and can not
accept abuse complaints.
This problem has been building for years. Any pity for those ISPs is
In article ,
"PCS Electronics" wrote:
>Now that's a great idea.... NOT!
>Discrimination and prejudice has many different seemingly innocent faces.
>"Jim Thompson" wrote in message
>> In a fit of pique after an enormous Spam locked up my machine I have
>> set up rules at the head-end of my son's mail server system that
>> refuses E-mails from Korea, China or Taiwan.
>> If more ISP's did the same most Spam would stop.
>> ...Jim Thompson
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>> | Jim-T@analog_innovations.com Fax:(480)460-2142 | Brass Rat |
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