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Re: Time to check the rate limits on your mail servers

  • From: Edward B. Dreger
  • Date: Thu Feb 03 13:27:34 2005

GE> Date: Thu, 03 Feb 2005 17:54:28 +0200
GE> From: Gadi Evron

GE> They now evolved, and are using user-credentials and ISP-servers. This
GE> evolution means that their capabilities are severely decreased, at least
GE> potentially.

This means that it's 1998 again.  Direct-to-MX spam was an evolution
when user accounts began getting nuked for spamming.

Everquick Internet -
A division of Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. -
Bandwidth, consulting, e-commerce, hosting, and network building
Phone: +1 785 865 5885 Lawrence and [inter]national
Phone: +1 316 794 8922 Wichita
DO NOT send mail to the following addresses:
[email protected] -*- [email protected] -*- [email protected]
Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked.
Ditto for broken OOO autoresponders and foolish AV software backscatter.