Re: ip tracing in newsgroups

From: Hairy One Kenobi (abuse_at_[
Date: 03/05/04

Date: Fri, 5 Mar 2004 00:05:38 -0000

"ev0l" <> wrote in message
> Thanx Colonel and Gladys, that is what i was looking for. I guess most
> don't care about their users privacy.

There are reasons.. a lot of people (like myself) both desire and /expect/
privacy. OTOH, there's always that "other person, not me, rabid nutter"
thing; by all means "buy" privacy, but don't expect it to last too long if a
"big elephant" of a corporation or government comes a-knockin'..

Like anything else, if someone /really/ wants to know, then she'll find out
("Tracker" almost certainly excepted ;o)

Hairy One Kenobi
Disclaimer: the opinions expressed in this opinion do not necessarily
reflect the opinions of the highly-opinionated person expressing the opinion
in the first place. So there!
> "Colonel Flagg" <> wrote in
> message
> > In article <C0K1c.376$BA.338@fed1read03>, says...
> > > i have noticed that i can see peoples ip addresses when they post. how
> can
> > > people proxy themselves or spoof their ip when posting?
> > use a proxy service such as

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