[tor-relays] Jerk spammers on tor-relays (was Re: Fwd: Tor Guard Relay)

Mirimir mirimir at riseup.net
Sat Jul 14 01:33:07 UTC 2018

On 07/13/2018 03:07 PM, Keifer Bly wrote:
> Dang. I stopped getting them for a while due to the SPAM filter I
> configured in Gmail, however they are now coming through again. These
> spammers are trying to be smart by sending these spam messages from
> different domains; they are now coming from
> scarlettsofia710182 at it.argmx.com
> Anyone else  getting these?
> Thanks.

I haven't received those after posts since June 27. And nothing from
*.argmx.com. But I am getting sex spam from a few Gmail addresses, with
blank subject lines. New, and perhaps related.

> On Sat, Jun 9, 2018 at 10:38 PM Roger Dingledine <arma at mit.edu> wrote:


>> Maybe there is a mailman module that lets you send a different watermarked
>> mail to each subscriber, or to send mails out with different timing
>> patterns to do a binary search over the list, in order to discover which
>> addresses are triggering the spam? But I don't know of an easy way to
>> do it.

That would be a bad precedent, I think ;)

>> Also, I hear from at least one person that some tor-dev subscribers are
>> getting spams too. :(

Searching for the spam addresses, I found reports from other mail lists.
So it's not just Tor lists.


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