Subject: Re: E-mail from Korea, China or Taiwan no longer accpted
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Date: Tue, 07 Jan 2003 16:05:16 -0800
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Mail Washer. Free download. Do a Google for it. Best damned
anti-spam utility ever. I used it for two weeks and ALL the spam
stopped. Now when a new one shows up, I bounce it back once or twice
and that's all it takes.
On Tue, 07 Jan 2003 13:18:22 -0800, Lizard Blizzard
>> The British magazine, PC Format (Sep 2002, p 16), had a page on spam
>> that it thought was interesting.
>> Top ten spam origin domains accourding to spamcop.com
>> 1. worldcom.com
>> 2. wgc.com
>> 3. chinanet.cn.net
>> 4. qwest.net
>> 5. sprint.net
>> 6. exodus.net
>> 7. cwnet
>> 8. 9netave.com
>> 9. attnet
>> 10. bbnplanet.net
>But this list doesn't tell you the whole story. Ferinstance
>worldcom.com is really uunet and/or alternet. But they are ASPs, they
>sell access to providers that resell this. But they don't give out the
>names of their reselling customers, so you can't trace it further
>without subpoenaing them for that info. And qwest, sprint, exodus, C&W
>(clueless and witless), AT&T, and BBN are similar, they're ASPs. So
>their customers are the ones who are guilty of reselling irresponsibly,
>and not policing their spamming customers. And the one that I recently
>heard is now being blocked, Verio, is not on this list at all.
>So interesting or not, it is colored by nuances of pink.