Networking in Africa...
alan_r1 at corp.earthlink.net
Mon Dec 2 22:11:28 UTC 2002
The FBI unit working these cases will be happy to confirm most do
originate in Africa even if the money ultimately ends up elsewhere.
From: owner-nanog at merit.edu [mailto:owner-nanog at merit.edu] On Behalf Of
Sent: Monday, December 02, 2002 2:00 PM
To: nanog at merit.edu
Subject: Re: Networking in Africa...
> There seem to be a lot of ISPs who get little slices of IP from
> satellite carriers like emperion.net in Denmark. Much of the 419 spam
> I get from Nigeria, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, and other west African
> countries originates in cybercafes with satellite links.
i don't know if I've ever actually received 1 of those spam messages
from a host inside Nigeria
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