I must echo Daniel's complaint. I have also received 2-3 spams per day
for the last couple of days from an account at AOL telling me "HI I want
to meet you I'm a model...". They all were forwarded via the firewalls
mailing list. You'd think the firewalls list would have some spam
protection... :) Or at least refuse to forward messages to the list
that come from non-subscribers. I presume this person spams mailing
lists, and lets the list manager do the leg work getting it to multiple
recipients. Not good.
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>Subject: Hi I want to meet you im a model!
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daniel Walsh [SMTP:karsus @
> Sent: Wednesday, April 01, 1998 11:03 AM
> To: Firewalls
> Subject: Spam!
> I'll make this short, and I know this has nothing to do with
> but. . .
> SPAM! How do I deal with the "unidentified recipients?" And more
> importantly, I have recieved several e-mails from an AOL account, that
> returns an unidentified user response when I tried to get off the
> Help? Maybe a direction to send me in?
> and more on the subject: I want to thank you guys for the topics. My
> presentation for my LAN class went much smoother because of this list!
> Daniel Walsh
> University of Washington
> Engineering Alumni Assoc.
> karsus @
From: MAJ John Conklin <jconklin @