Overview of spam from Mts.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 2 reports

28 Apr 2000 168231.38full headers
23 Nov 1999 1872344659.72full headers

Overview of history

Total spam since 23 Nov 19992032426 691.10
Peak spam on 28 Apr 20001682 31.38
Peak daily spam on 28 Apr 200000 0.20(156-day average)
Average daily spam0.10.5 0.20

full history also available

General information about Mts.net

Mts.net has a live human answering abuse reports. Mts acts quickly to deal with problems.

Added 23 Nov 1999 due to massive spam from Saylor

Update: Mts has already closed the open relay which Saylor was exploiting. No spam has been seen since.

Ownership & Contact Info

Whois identifies Mts.net as
Manitoba Telephone System (MTS3-DOM)
   P.O. Box 6666
   Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3V6

   Domain Name: MTS.NET

   Administrative Contact:
      Friesen, Wes  (WF66) mtsdns@MTS.NET
      +1 (204) 784-6548
   Technical Contact, Zone Contact:
      Soprovich, Greg  (GS339) NetAdmin@MTS.NET
   Billing Contact:
      McGee, Rob  (RM10370) rob.mcgee@MTS.MB.CA

   Record last updated on 04-May-1998.
   Record created on 26-Apr-1995.
   Database last updated on 23-Nov-1999 13:34:44 EST.

   Domain servers in listed order:


Site history

Sample Spam

Path: news-out.uswest.net!uunet!ffx.uu.net!newsfeed.fast.net! howland.erols.net!newsfeed.cwix.com!news-in.mts.net!news1.mts.net! not-for-mail From: Xohu J. Yodufo <ukissita@mdyygo.de> Subject: Giant Nipples my jugs flow huge!!! Newsgroups: alt.sex.sm.fig,alt.sex.society, alt.sex.software.dumpsite.sex.leather.boink,alt.sex.sonja, alt.sex.sounds,alt.sex.startrek,alt.sex.stories,alt.sex.stories.bondage, alt.sex.stories.cuckold,alt.sex.stories.d,alt.sex.stories.gay, alt.sex.stories.hetro,alt.sex.stories.incest Lines: 569 Message-ID: <rfw_3.2523$m6.15269@news1.mts.net> Date: Tue, 23 Nov 1999 13:02:15 GMT NNTP-Posting-Host: X-Complaints-To: admin@mts.net X-Trace: news1.mts.net 943362135 (Tue, 23 Nov 1999 07:02:15 CST) NNTP-Posting-Date: Tue, 23 Nov 1999 07:02:15 CST Organization: MTS Internet begin 755 HossChix942.jpg M_]C_X``02D9)1@`!`@$`2`!(``#_[0"X4&AO=&]S:&]P(#,N,``X0DE-`^T` M`````!``2`````$``0!(`````0`!.$))30/S```````(``````````$X0DE- [560 lines deleted] MP%Y@D@N&SZDU3"\J225U?5SP$R\I227/JXY4EY,DDI]9*07DR22GUL\!17DR -22GU9W=17E:22G__V25U ` end

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A complete history may also be available.

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