RE: [registrars] massive SPAM
Seems like they also operate the following domain name sites...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ken Stubbs [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 6. april 2002 13:49
> To: Registrars-ICANN; Ivan
> Subject: Re: [registrars] massive SPAM
> i have checked theaffordable-domains registration agreement
> and there is no
> mention of the ICANN accredited registrar in their agreement.
> "1. Our Services
> Affordable-domains is a service partner of the Easy-Internic
> network, of
> which Easy-Internic is an authorized domain reseller of an accredited
> registrar with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
> ("ICANN") for Top Level Domain Names (TLDs), currently .com,
> .net and .org.
> ICANN oversees registrations and other aspects of the TLDs."
> there is a clear attempt here to "shield" the registrar from
> anyone got any ideas who the registrar is ?
> this kind of crap needs to be stopped !!
> ken stubbs
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Ivan" <email@example.com>
> To: "Registrars-ICANN" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Friday, April 05, 2002 9:08 PM
> Subject: [registrars] massive SPAM
> > A Registrar (most probably a reseller of ICANN accredited Registrar)
> > one of the most severe massive SPAMs we have ever seen. It
> goes by those
> > names.
> > http://www.affordable-domains.com
> > http://www.renewmydomains.com
> > it took our mail server down for couple of hours today.
> > For those who are curious, two SPAM messages are attached below.
> > If one of our Resellers would do this we would terminate them.
> > Ivan Vachovsky,
> > CEO
> > Aplus.Net
> > ***********************
> > LATEST NEWS:
> > The new domain names are finally available to the general public at
> > prices. Now you can register one of the exciting new .BIZ
> or .INFO domain
> > names, as well as the original .COM and .NET names for just
> $14.95. These
> > brand new domain extensions were recently approved by ICANN
> and have the
> > same rights as the original .COM and .NET domain names. The biggest
> > is of-course that the .BIZ and .INFO domain names are currently more
> > available. i.e. it will be much easier to register an attractive and
> > easy-to-remember domain name for the same price. Visit:
> > http://www.affordable-domains.com today for more info.
> > Register your domain name today for just $14.95 at:
> > http://www.affordable-domains.com. Registration fees
> include full access
> > an easy-to-use control panel to manage your domain name in
> the future.
> > Sincerely,
> > Domain Administrator
> > Affordable Domains
> > ***************
> > IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
> > Save 60% on your annual domain renewal fees by
> > renewing at the special rate of only $14.95. For your
> > convenience, you can renew for a period of up to 10
> > years at the same time.
> > Go to: http://www.renewmydomains.com today!
> > Sincerely,
> > Administration Department
> > RenewMyDomains.com
> > ************************