Overview of spam from Alt.net

15 Feb 2006

Note: Automated spam monitoring stopped several years ago. These web pages are maintained for historical reasons. Some may be updated from time to time as news about the individual sites becomes available.

No spam today

Overview of last 14 reports

datepoststotalBI
11 Sep 2000 180737344.02full headers
23 Jul 2000 83258141.06full headers
07 Jul 2000 4718282.03full headers
09 Jun 2000 2610245.86full headers
19 May 2000 217335.31
21 Apr 2000 5317486.82
14 Mar 2000 4161720800.05
25 Feb 2000 2861017516.43
24 Jan 2000 2512853.91
12 Jan 2000 127630.15
03 Jan 2000 4119587.60
21 Dec 1999 42270106.30
17 Dec 1999 127730.35
16 Dec 1999 2214856.93

Overview of history

poststotalBI
Total spam since 1 Nov 199913915969 2733.35
Peak spam on 14 Mar 20004161720 800.05
Peak daily spam on 14 Mar 20002395 44.45(18-day average)
Average daily spam4.418.7 8.61

full history also available

General information about Alt.net

Added 2 Sept 1997

Alt.net has a usage policy that explicitly permits forged moderator approval. See netnews article help with moderator forgeries

Ownership & Contact Info

Whois identifies alt.net as
Altopia Corporation ALT2-DOM
   P.O. Box 2150
   North Bend, WA 98045-2150

   Domain Name: ALT.NET

   Administrative Contact, Technical Contact, Zone Contact:
      Caputo, Chris ccaputo@ALT.NET
      206-888-1965 (FAX) 206-888-4865
   Billing Contact:
      Caputo, Chris ccaputo@ALT.NET
      206-888-1965 (FAX) 206-888-4865

   Record last updated on 28-Apr-97.
   Record created on 15-Mar-95.
   Database last updated on 8-Sep-97 04:37:06 EDT.

   Domain servers in listed order:

   NS1.ALT.NET                  207.14.113.2
   NS2.ALT.NET                  207.14.113.9
   NS3.ALT.NET                  207.14.113.10


Site history


To report spam, contact abuse@alt.net

A complete history may also be available.

General notes:

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