[Nottingham] Tux Games Antispam - Your message is being held
Alexander Lewis Jones
alex at inigo.demon.co.uk
Mon Dec 10 11:41:37 GMT 2007
> Andy Smith wrote:
> Spam Tidal Wave Hits UK
> "a scourge that now consumes 98 percent of all Internet email traffic"
> Do you (or anyone) have a 100% solution?
Don't know if it's 100%: get ISPs to refuse to connect spam sources. If
you can't get on the net because your ISP refuses to connect you because
you're part of a botnet, that's a pretty good incentive for people to
run a clean system.
If other ISPs don't do this, you refuse to let them connect to your
This, of course, does require cooperation on a massive scale. And
probably legislation of some sort.
Alexander Lewis Jones - alex at inigo.demon.co.uk
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