Re: [anti-spam-wg] antispam suggestion


On Sun, Oct 21, 2007 at 10:01:18AM +0100, Andy Davidson wrote:
> I don't really feel this will cut the overall spam I get, it will  
> just make contacting other network operators hard.  Please can we  
> bury this one.


RIPE already makes it difficult for spammers to grab the e-mail addresses
(because there are rate limits on the amount of person: objects you can
query) - maybe not 100% efficient, and yes, spammers will get some more
harvest from the RIPE DB, but the overall usefulness to non-spammers 
shouldn't be killed, just to make spammers implement JavaScript-Harvesters...

Gert Doering
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