Thanks but the credit goes to our moderating team, Mod Lin in particular.
On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 11:10 PM, Daithi <email@example.com> wrote:
Well done Kim!
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Kim Noyes <kimnoyes@...> wrote:
> We figured out who the hacker was whom posted a bizarre message apparently
> by me on this email list a few days ago which message included a lewd link.
> Whom this person probably was seemed apparent enough from the get-go to
> wit, former and now-banned member Steve Rieger who had been publicly
> chastised here for doing the moderators job unsolicited.
> However, with a little detective work we were able to prove incontrovertibly
> that he was the source of the bogus message appearing to be a group posting
> from me.
> He has now been banned from this group and its discussion group as he
> already was from USDisasters group for previous transgressions there.
> He had stirred the shit here before on a variety of topics including
> Reasonable Use Laws and how they apply to group postings.
> His action constitutes a violation of Federal Law and although we maintain
> no illusion that Federal prosecutors would waste their time on such a case
> we will be informing a variety of relevant parties including other
> list-owners not to mention Yahoo Groups and Google Groups to universally ban
> Kim Patrick Noyes