Vendors spamming NANOG attendees

Mel Beckman mel at
Wed Jun 14 13:22:40 CST 2017


On the contrary, the discussion has been limited, focused, and amazingly civil for NANOG :)

I find it valuable.


On Jun 14, 2017, at 5:33 AM, Ge Dupin <gdupin at<mailto:gdupin at>> wrote:

It looks like there are more spams coming from these discussions than from the original Scams/Spams..

Le 14 juin 2017 à 14:26, Rodney Joffe <rjoffe at<mailto:rjoffe at>> a écrit :

On Jun 13, 2017, at 10:28 PM, Mel Beckman <mel at<mailto:mel at>> wrote:

But as I said, harvesting emails is not illegal under can spam. And the requirement to not send you UCE to harvested emails is pointless, because how do you prove that someone did that?

Because he said so?

The spammer had the balls to say, in his email:

We do not know each other. I'm leveraging the attendee list for NANOG to reach out and raise awareness of the value of OCS (Optical Circuit Switching) in the data center and in particular, the Carrier Neutral Hotel where we've been active with next generation MeetMeRoom discussions.

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