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Re: IP spoofing and spamming

  • From: Steve Mansfield
  • Date: Tue Oct 28 23:36:18 1997

> At 07:34 PM 10/28/97 -0600, Karl Denninger wrote:
> I would be interested in seeing a copy of that contract.  When suits
> (lawyers) get involved, how do you show that a violation has happened?
> Remember, no complaint has come to you and you would have had to sniff his
> line and open his smtp pkts to see he was spamming which would invoke a
> countersuit.

In the case brought up, you simple get a copy of a complaint from ISP X,
which gives you proof the user was spamming from that address, which gives
you every right to block it.

Steve Mansfield				 [email protected]
NorthWestNet Network Engineer	         425-649-7467