Complete history of Gate.net

The following is a summary of all spam observed from Gate.net since tracking began. Some samples encompass multiple days.

NOTE: Rahul.net suffered a disk crash on 13 Oct 1999. History information has been lost. These numbers may only reflect spam seen since 13 Oct 1999.

Date		Posts	Groups	BI	Days	Average

1997/4/30	   17	  326	   73.6
1997/5/5	   13	  105	   36.6	  5	    2.6	   21.0	    7.3
1999/10/20	   17	  116	   39.6	898	    0.0	    0.1	    0.0
1999/11/16	   14	  112	   37.4	 27	    0.5	    4.1	    1.4
1999/12/14	   15	   90	   35.5	 28	    0.5	    3.2	    1.3
1999/12/21	   10	  124	   34.6	  7	    1.4	   17.7	    4.9
2000/1/3	   29	  203	   70.2	 13	    2.2	   15.6	    5.4
2000/1/24	   31	  151	   67.5	 21	    1.5	    7.2	    3.2
2000/2/25	  198	  812	  394.9	 32	    6.2	   25.4	   12.3
2000/6/9	   14	   80	   32.1	104	    0.1	    0.8	    0.3

Total:		  358	 2119	  822.1
average		    0.3	    1.9	    0.7

10 samples covering 1135 days

Notes:

Date
Ending date of sample period. YY/MM/DD format.
Posts
Total number of articles identified as spam during that period.
Groups
Total number of newsgroups spammed.
BI
Breidbart Index
Days
Number of days encompassed by the sample period.
Average
Average daily spam during the sample period.

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