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Re: How to document threats from pro or anti spam terrorists?
At 12:57 PM 2/23/98 -0500, Barry Shein wrote: > > There really are two terrorist groups here. Spammers and > > nti-Spammers. > >That's like saying people defending their properties are as bad as >people they're defending against, that's moral confusion. When an 'anti-spammer' compromises net access for a group of people as a response to percieved "net abuse" on the part of a single member of that group, that's a denial of service. The phrase 'using violence to prevent violence' comes to mind. (I wouldn't say that my government uses 'moral confusion' to justify it's practices, but ... ;) ------ This *is* an important, and troubling subject ... ... but it's my intuition that nanog might not be the place for this particular debate. (suggestions for a more appropriate forum?) cheers -- Sean