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RE: Spam. Again.. -- and blocking net blocks?
On Tue, 10 Dec 2002 15:45:29 -0500, Scott Silzer wrote: >I could understand if an ISP was allowing spam from a portion of >there network. But in this case the only thing that the ISP did is >host a website, the SPAM was sent from from a third party's network. >The ISP did terminate the customer but in the meantime the entire >NSP's network has been blacklisted, for a rouge webhosting account >does sound a bit harsh. A spam blocking service that worked that way would be useless. Anyone could get any site they didn't like blacklisted simply by spamvertising it. Anyone who uses a spam blocking list that works that way is DoSing themselves. DS