NZ born spammer in court after 100,000 complaints

[AAP] A New Zealand born man headed up one of the world’s largest online spamming operations that racked up as many as 140,000 reports, a Queensland court was told.Lance Thomas Atkinson, 26, has admitted to being involved in a large-scale spam-sending operation that delivered emails to internet users all over the world.
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10615930
http://www.odt.co.nz/news/world/86258/nz-born-spammer-court-after-140000-complaints
http://www.stuff.co.nz/waikato-times/news/world-news/3168846/
http://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/world/3168846/
http://www.stuff.co.nz/technology/3168846/Also see:Spam mastermind faces court
A Sunshine Coast man accused of being the mastermind of the world’s largest online spam operation, which could send 10 billion emails a day, faced court in Brisbane today.Lance Thomas Atkinson, 26, has admitted to being behind a large-scale spam-sending operation that sent emails to internet users all over the world.
http://www.smh.com.au/technology/security/spam-mastermind-faces-court-20091216-kwe3.html
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/technology/security/spam-mastermind-faces-court-20091216-kwe3.html

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