McColo and SPAM

Paul Ferguson fergdawgster at gmail.com
Sat Dec 6 01:36:38 CST 2008


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On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 11:10 PM, Paul Kelly :: Blacknight
<paul at blacknight.com> wrote:

> We saw a dramatic decrease. Attached is our dnsbl mirror in .ie, it
> mirrors spamhaus amoungst other things.
>

McColo was just an exercise in "managing" cyber crime operations in the
U.S.

Please do not be distracted by the whole "spam" issue, it's just a
byproduct of much larger criminal operation.

What this community should really be discussing is how to deal with these
issue in a collaborative manner, because that is exactly what is need to
combat it.

$.02,

- - ferg

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