Spam due to new ARIN allocation

Tim Burke tb at
Sun Aug 4 14:29:06 UTC 2019

Done, Sir. Thanks.

Tim Burke
tim at

On Sat, Aug 3, 2019, at 10:42 PM, John Curran wrote:
> Tim - 
> When you have moment, could you forward both of those Whois spam messages to compliance at ?
> Thanks!
> /John
> John Curran
> President and CEO
> American Registry for Internet Numbers]
>> On 2 Aug 2019, at 7:32 PM, Tim Burke <tb at> wrote:
>> We recently received a new ASN from ARIN - you know what that means... the sales vultures come out to play!
>>  So far, it has resulted in spam from Cogent (which is, of course, to be expected), and now another company called "CapCon Networks" - As far as I am aware, this practice is against ARIN's Terms of Use. Is it worth reporting to ARIN, or perhaps it's worth creating a List of People To Never Do Business With™, complete with these jokers, and other vultures that engage in similar tactics? 
>>  Regards,
>>  Tim Burke
>> tim at
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