Re: how to expand headers in Yahoo (ABUSE)
- --- In email@example.com, "Gene
Poole <gene_poole@q...>" <gene_poole@q...> wrote:
Good Morning -
thankyou for this most informative mail...... will indeed keep a
copy of it on file .......
shanti om ...g...
> Greetings All...
> The task of bringing 'justice' to evil types
> who abuse you via email must of necessity
> involve direct communication with the
> people who can make a difference.
> These people can be summoned to your
> aid. They are:
> abuse@(fill in ISP here) this will be Cc: to
> the ISP of the offender, if you can figure
> out which ISP it is.
> How to expand Yahoo headers (in groups
> as well as in your personal yahoo account)
> As you are reading a posting in a Yahoo group,
> look up at the top of the window. You will see a
> link that says: [view source]
> Click that link and the headers will appear.
> The headers will usually contain the *actual*
> name and account number of the sender, no
> matter how much spoofing is done.
> This vital info is found in one of the
> 'Received from:' lines.
> Now... in order to completely inform the
> abuse teams of Yahoo and any other ISP,
> you must do two things:
> _1 You must FORWARD the email with
> expanded headesr to the abuse teams
> of all ISPs.
> _2 You should SELECT ALL and COPY
> the complete message and paste it into
> a new email also addressed to the abuse
> teams. This must include full headers.
> If at least 3 people write to complain of the
> same offense, the abuse team will act. This
> can be coordinated onlist if necessary.
> The subject lines of letters to ABUSE@(any ISP)
> should be very clear, like this:
> To: Abuse@y...
> Subject: Please help: Death threats in email!
> You will receive automated 'boilerplate' letters
> from the ISP abuse teams. Any action taken is
> their own choice. Most abuse teams already have
> open lines of communication to law enforcement
> such as FBI and local police. email abuse has become
> a major problem.
> Please do not initiate 'abuse' letters without due
> consideration of the possible consequences.
> I estimate that in the past 2 years, I have 'assisted'
> various ISPs in terminating service to about 45
> (ex) users. This includes a lot of SPAMMERS who
> have been foolish enough to send crap to me.
> In my home state, it is illegal to transmit SPAM;
> and this law extends to any state or province, which
> means that out of state SPAMMERS are liable. The
> Attorney General will assist private citizens in extreme
> cases. Check your local laws, which are being updated
> If we take care to inform the appropriate ABUSE teams
> of incidents like Dr Daryl and others who advocate
> violence, it makes it easier for law enforcement to
> triangulate on the location of the offender. Please do
> not hesitate to do your part.
> Thank you...
> ==Gene Poole==