RE: Stopping open proxies and open relays

Vivien M. wrote:
The day a couple of grandmothers get taken away in
handcuffs because a script kiddie took up residence
in her computer is the day a few people will wake
up to the fact that computers need regular maintenance...

Indeed, but a) won't happen b) even if it could it would be faster to
pass a low that allows worm and virus writers to be shot on sight, which
won't happen either. Want to stop the problem? Make the bounty $250M
instead of $250K. Gee, I'd probably turn myself in for that much.