[FFmpeg-user] ABUSE: Spam from "ptrtap at yahoo.com"

Peter Tap ptrtap at yahoo.com
Thu May 24 18:33:56 CEST 2012

Can you give it up and move on? Flooding a listserv with irrelevant messages IS spamming.

I have already changed my password, just in case.


----- Original Message -----
From: Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net>
To: ffmpeg-user at ffmpeg.org
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 7:02 AM
Subject: Re: [FFmpeg-user] ABUSE: Spam from "ptrtap at yahoo.com"

Am 24.05.2012 15:44, schrieb ianm at brick.net:
> It's called a "Joe Job" (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joe_job)
> It's relatively easy to send email appearing to be from a particular email address, without that user's username
> and password.  I was sending people email from god at heaven.edu in the late 80s.  See also email spoofing
> (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E-mail_spoofing)

seems you do not know much about email so please do not
educate people maintaining mailservers over years with
wikipedia links before you learned how to read mailheaders

> Received: from nm13.bullet.mail.ne1.yahoo.com (nm13.bullet.mail.ne1.yahoo.com
> []) by albiero.videolan.org (Postfix) with SMTP id 47D4114ABAA

[harry at rh:~]$ host domain name pointer nm13.bullet.mail.ne1.yahoo.com

SPAM: Received: from [] by web125401.mail.ne1.yahoo.com via HTTP
* yahoo webmail was used
* the account-owner was notfied long befire the last spam
* the account-owner is responsible for mail sent with his account

NetRange: -
NetName:        A-YAHOO-US9
NetHandle:      NET-98-136-0-0-1
Parent:         NET-98-0-0-0-0
NetType:        Direct Allocation
RegDate:        2007-12-07
Updated:        2012-03-02
Ref:            http://whois.arin.net/rest/net/NET-98-136-0-0-1
OrgName:        Yahoo! Inc.
OrgId:          YHOO
Address:        701 First Ave
City:           Sunnyvale
StateProv:      CA
PostalCode:     94089
Country:        US
RegDate:        2000-10-23
Updated:        2009-05-18
Ref:            http://whois.arin.net/rest/org/YHOO

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