[DNS] Where to report AU Spam

[DNS] Where to report AU Spam

From: Jason Backshall <jbackshall§staff.iinet.net.au>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 14:15:29 +0800
You'll find some of the larger ISPs (i.e. Telstra) have their own
procedures for dealing with spam - emailing abuse&#167;isp usually won't
suffice.

As Greg mentioned though, if you follow the ISPs procedure.. you
generally won't have a problem.

J.

-----Original Message-----
From: dns-bounces+jbackshall=staff.iinet.net.au&#167;dotau.org
[mailto:dns-bounces+jbackshall=staff.iinet.net.au&#167;dotau.org] On Behalf
Of Lee Sanders
Sent: Monday, 17 October 2005 5:25 PM
To: .au DNS Discussion List
Subject: Re: [DNS] Where to report AU Spam

Interesting that you find reporting spam to the ISP the most effective
method. 

After having worked for an ISP and having sent out many abuse letters to
other 
ISP's my experience says the complete opposite.

This holds doubly true for anyone "large", ie Telstra, TPG, Optus and so
on.

Thankyou for the suggestion anyway, i'll send a copy to them anyway. Its

always worth trying.

Regards,
Lee





On Mon, 17 Oct 2005 05:03 pm, Greg Tenni wrote:
> Lee
> I've found that the most effective way is via the ISP involved. They
are
> the ones who give access to spammers.
> I am also on the Auscomp list, although I find their stuff vaguely
> interesting.
> Below is an extract from their email header which seems to indicate
that
> their ISP is TPG Internet.
> Try abuse&#167;tpg.net.au or something similar. May be a link on TPG's
website
> even.
> Greg
>
> Return-path: <sales&#167;auscompcomputers.com>
> Envelope-to: <clipped my email>
> Delivery-date: Tue, 11 Oct 2005 07:47:24 -0500
> Received: from 220-245-121-44-qld-pppoe.tpgi.com.au
([220.245.121.44]:61953
> helo=192.168.0.201)
>  by <my mail server> with smtp (Exim 4.52)
>  id 1EPJWv-0000JP-BL
>  for <my email>; Tue, 11 Oct 2005 07:47:24 -0500
> From: "Sales Team Auscomp Computers" <sales&#167;auscompcomputers.com>
> To: <clipped my email>
> Subject: Win Prizes!! Mid October Promotion from Auscomp and DLink.
> Sender: "Sales Team Auscomp Computers" <sales&#167;auscompcomputers.com>
> Mime-Version: 1.0
> Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
>  boundary="= Multipart Boundary 1011052252"
> Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2005 22:52:17 +1000
> Reply-To: "Sales Team Auscomp Computers" <sales&#167;auscompcomputers.com>
> X-NAS-Language: English
> X-NAS-Bayes: #0: 0; #1: 1
> X-NAS-Classification: 0
> X-NAS-MessageID: 3454
> X-NAS-Validation: {7D4EBE0D-2229-4987-BB61-561479776431}
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lee Sanders [mailto:dns-337&#167;ccp.com.au]
> Sent: Monday, 17 October 2005 6:42 PM
> To: auDA DNS Mailing List
> Subject: [DNS] Where to report AU Spam
>
>
> Hi,
>
> I've been getting spam from an Australian company using a .com domain.
I
> would
> like to know if there is any Australian body to report this abuse to ?
>
> Specifically the company is Auscomp Computers and they are mailing
from
> sales&#167;auscompcomputers.com regarding hardware bits and pieces.
>
> Email address was harvested off website and they have continued to
spam
> despite me following their "remove" procedure.
>
> Regards,
> Lee
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