RE: [DNS] Whois & Spam

RE: [DNS] Whois & Spam

From: Jason Backshall <jbackshall§staff.iinet.net.au>
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2005 10:25:03 +0800
Adam Matthews wrote:
> I agree with Bill here.
> 
> If the emails were not publicised then they could be asked for, "but
> what about spammers asking" I hear you say. Well when any registrar
> instantly has 40,000 extra inquiries for emails that day, they could
> probably figure it should be investigated to se if they are legit.
> Might be a little more work on the registrar's behalf, but hey
> shouldn't we all do our bit to fight spam ???     


In an ideal world, yes. Convincing any one entity (in this case, the
registrar) to throw resources at fighting spam could prove interesting
however.

Staff aren't free, you know!
Received on Fri Oct 03 2003 - 00:00:00 UTC

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