Something Great against spammers! ! !

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by Krusty, Feb 26, 2003.

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  1. Krusty

    Krusty Registered Member

    Feb 15, 2002
    Hi all

    I just found this great article ......

    Realtime Black-hole Lists: Heroic Spam Fighters or Crazed Vigilantes?
    February 24, 2003
    By Carla Schroder

    " In the continually escalating and increasingly frustrating battle against spam, email administrators are resorting to increasingly draconian measures. Some of my customers receive ten to twenty times as much spam as legitimate emails. One of the stringent measures admins are turning to is the use of Realtime Black-hole Lists (RBLs) to head off spam before it ever reaches your mailserver. RBLs are the aggressive bouncers of the Internet; anything listed in the RBL is unceremoniously bounced. " -

    Read whole story

    At least someone even tries ! :D

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