Can yahoo email be traced?

By SOcRatEs
Apr 15, 2006
  1. I'm looking for a way to trace a spammer, legally, with legal intent.
    The isp would be great.
    attatched is txt I've gotten already.
    Thanks for any help.

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  2. Samstoned

    Samstoned TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,018

    if emails come to a mail client like thunderbird ot mozilla you can view the whole content
    view message source
    that may get you origin
    thunderbird and mozilla only
    I don't know bout IE or messenger
  3. SOcRatEs

    SOcRatEs TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 966

    Thank you

    I use thunderbird and love it.
    Thats what I've run into. All I have is the email addy.
    I was able to find who the spammer is, a very notorious one,
    Scott Ritcher :unch: , he's running something like "TopMail" anonimous emailer,
    that uses almost no header.

    So I can't connect him to a specific email addy.
    I think I'll have to leave it up to MS and my ISP to get him.
    He's being sued by MS, multiple times.
    News article
    I'd like to go after him myself but I'm in over my head.

    Thank you again SamStoned
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