Complete history of Uunet

The following is a summary of all spam observed from Uunet 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

1997/5/2	 1497	24094	 5772.4
1997/5/5	 3386	49585	12501.1	  3	 1128.7	16528.3	 4167.0
1999/10/22	   12	   93	   31.7	900	    0.0	    0.1	    0.0
1999/10/29	   28	  244	   82.6	  7	    4.0	   34.9	   11.8
1999/11/9	   15	  121	   41.0	 11	    1.4	   11.0	    3.7
1999/11/16	   21	  249	   68.2	  7	    3.0	   35.6	    9.7
1999/11/22	   63	  720	  195.4	  6	   10.5	  120.0	   32.6
1999/11/29	   26	  133	   54.8	  7	    3.7	   19.0	    7.8
1999/12/6	   32	  293	   91.5	  7	    4.6	   41.9	   13.1
1999/12/9	   11	   93	   31.7	  3	    3.7	   31.0	   10.6
1999/12/16	   15	  221	   56.9	  7	    2.1	   31.6	    8.1
1999/12/17	   19	  269	   68.6	  1	   19.0	  269.0	   68.6
2000/1/3	   50	  382	  135.2	 17	    2.9	   22.5	    8.0
2000/1/19	   18	  105	   40.7	 16	    1.1	    6.6	    2.5
2000/2/25	  229	  897	  437.9	 37	    6.2	   24.2	   11.8
2000/3/14	   60	  499	  168.6	 18	    3.3	   27.7	    9.4
2000/4/7	   43	  299	  105.2	 23	    1.9	   13.0	    4.6
2000/4/21	   33	  188	   69.6	 14	    2.4	   13.4	    5.0
2000/4/28	   14	  112	   37.3	  7	    2.0	   16.0	    5.3
2000/5/5	   50	  416	  138.6	  7	    7.1	   59.4	   19.8
2000/5/19	  132	 1505	  431.5	 14	    9.4	  107.5	   30.8
2000/6/9	  385	 1025	  528.5	 21	   18.3	   48.8	   25.2
2000/6/23	  372	  815	  477.7	 14	   26.6	   58.2	   34.1
2000/7/7	   62	  516	  166.6	 14	    4.4	   36.9	   11.9
2000/7/23	   52	  420	  139.3	 16	    3.2	   26.2	    8.7
2000/9/11	  156	  724	  298.7	 50	    3.1	   14.5	    6.0

Total:		 6781	84018	22171.4
average		    5.5	   68.5	   18.1

26 samples covering 1227 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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