Overview of spam from Xoom.com

1 Jun 1999

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

11 Sep 2000 4213969.37full headers
23 Jul 2000 254934.94full headers
07 Jul 2000 297344.07full headers
09 Jun 2000 4029596.71full headers
19 May 2000 3815567.23
21 Apr 2000 2112445.92
14 Mar 2000 68558180.83
24 Jan 2000 1610940.05
03 Jan 2000 3120772.05
21 Dec 1999 4018879.96
16 Dec 1999 1712145.08
14 Dec 1999 256413296.64
09 Dec 1999 335373344.54
06 Dec 1999 2619869.28

Overview of history

Total spam since 29 Oct 199910663710 1718.29
Peak spam on 9 Dec 1999335373 344.54
Peak daily spam on 9 Dec 1999111124 114.85(3-day average)
Average daily spam3.311.3 5.30

full history also available

General information about Xoom.com

Spam report includes spams advertising web pages hosted by Xoom. This may not be obvious from examining the headers.

Xoom seems to have a good anti-spam policy.

Typical spam follows:

Path: newsfeed.berkeley.edu!newsfeed.wli.net!uunet!pao.uu.net! lax.uu.net!ffx.uu.net!satlink!ul3.satlink.com!not-for-mail From: "Marcos Hernandez" <marcosh@bigfoot.com> Newsgroups: alt.sexual.abuse.recovery,alt.sexy.bald.captains, alt.sexzilla,alt.sexzilla.com,alt.sf4m, alt.shared-reality.sf-and-fantasy,alt.shared-reality.startrek.klingon, alt.shenanigans,alt.shoe.lesbians,alt.showbiz.gossip, alt.shut.the.hell.up.geek,alt.sig Subject: COOL SITE Date: Mon, 31 May 1999 16:50:51 -0300 Organization: SatLink, Argentina Lines: 6 Message-ID: <7iuq1q$lnl$7@ul3.satlink.com> NNTP-Posting-Host: ave2ppp-1710.uc.infovia.com.ar X-Priority: 3 X-MSMail-Priority: Normal X-Newsreader: Microsoft Outlook Express 5.00.2014.211 X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V5.00.2014.211 alt.sexy.bald.captains:26886 alt.shenanigans:44809 alt.shut.the.hell.up.geek:2837 hehehe look this site http://members.xoom.com/cybergost

To report spam, contact postmaster@xoom.com

A complete history may also be available.

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