Complete history of Psi.net

The following is a summary of all spam observed from Psi.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

1999/10/18	   49	  248	  109.3
1999/10/20	  111	 1004	  324.1	  2	   55.5	  502.0	  162.1
1999/10/29	   54	  493	  159.6	  9	    6.0	   54.8	   17.7
1999/11/1	   22	   48	   30.9	  3	    7.3	   16.0	   10.3
1999/11/5	   38	  175	   79.8	  4	    9.5	   43.8	   20.0
1999/11/12	   35	  194	   74.0	  7	    5.0	   27.7	   10.6
1999/11/16	   30	  215	   76.5	  4	    7.5	   53.8	   19.1
1999/11/22	   19	  100	   40.6	  6	    3.2	   16.7	    6.8
1999/11/29	  196	 1861	  589.0	  7	   28.0	  265.9	   84.1
1999/11/30	  193	 2426	  683.6	  1	  193.0	 2426.0	  683.6
1999/12/1	   55	  710	  197.5	  1	   55.0	  710.0	  197.5
1999/12/3	  247	 2831	  830.3	  2	  123.5	 1415.5	  415.1
1999/12/6	  867	 8889	 2756.1	  3	  289.0	 2963.0	  918.7
1999/12/9	  955	11106	 3241.6	  3	  318.3	 3702.0	 1080.5
1999/12/14	  182	 1841	  565.8	  5	   36.4	  368.2	  113.2
1999/12/16	   12	  117	   37.4	  2	    6.0	   58.5	   18.7
1999/12/17	   19	  152	   51.1	  1	   19.0	  152.0	   51.1
1999/12/21	  476	 4499	 1443.4	  4	  119.0	 1124.8	  360.8
2000/1/3	  143	  765	  316.5	 13	   11.0	   58.8	   24.3
2000/1/4	   29	  103	   53.8	  1	   29.0	  103.0	   53.8
2000/1/7	   44	  223	   94.5	  3	   14.7	   74.3	   31.5
2000/1/14	   45	  196	   90.5	  7	    6.4	   28.0	   12.9
2000/1/19	   88	  390	  172.4	  5	   17.6	   78.0	   34.5
2000/1/24	   98	  531	  217.9	  5	   19.6	  106.2	   43.6
2000/1/26	   52	  177	   94.1	  2	   26.0	   88.5	   47.1
2000/2/25	 1090	 4203	 2073.8	 30	   36.3	  140.1	   69.1
2000/3/14	  330	  992	  541.7	 18	   18.3	   55.1	   30.1
2000/4/7	  618	 2064	 1008.9	 23	   26.9	   89.7	   43.9
2000/4/21	   52	  220	  101.1	 14	    3.7	   15.7	    7.2
2000/4/28	   88	  184	  114.0	  7	   12.6	   26.3	   16.3
2000/5/5	   52	  190	   90.4	  7	    7.4	   27.1	   12.9
2000/5/19	   77	  353	  155.0	 14	    5.5	   25.2	   11.1
2000/6/9	 2183	 2763	 2347.6	 21	  104.0	  131.6	  111.8
2000/6/23	  230	  835	  398.3	 14	   16.4	   59.6	   28.4
2000/7/7	  312	 1069	  523.8	 14	   22.3	   76.4	   37.4
2000/7/23	  308	  786	  430.4	 16	   19.2	   49.1	   26.9
2000/9/11	  506	 1530	  814.1	 50	   10.1	   30.6	   16.3

Total:		 9905	54483	20929.1
average		   30.2	  166.1	   63.8

37 samples covering 328 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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