ROKSO


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ROKSO

(Register Of Known Spam Operations) A list of spammers that have been removed from at least three ISPs because of their activities. Maintained by the Spamhaus Project funded by the UXN ISP in the U.K., spammers are removed from the list if no complaints have been registered in the previous six months. See Spamhaus, Blacklist of Internet Advertisers and spam.
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According to Spamhaus, 90 per cent of spam received by internet users in North America and Europe can be traced via redirects, hosting locations, domains and aliases, to a hard-core group of just 200 known spam outfits, almost all of whom are listed in the ROKSO database and are operating illegally.
Many of those listed on the ROKSO have employed lawyers to point this out to Spamhaus.
The ROKSO database collates information and evidence on known spam operations that have had their services terminated by a minimum of three consecutive Internet Service Providers for serious spam offenses.