[Standards-JIG] Contact address for abuse

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Sun Aug 28 01:11:47 UTC 2005

Jacek Konieczny wrote:

> IMHO at least equivalent of postmaster/abuse address should be defined
> in XMPP specs. It isn't but that doesn't mean we cannot agree on such
> address and use it before the next XMPP RFC version. The sooner (before
> large providers set up their own, different procedures) the better. I
> guess it may be useful to make contact information discoverable, so here
> is my proposition:
> Write a JEP describing protocol for abuse and administrator contact
> discovery. It should be a _simple_, disco-based or dataforms-based
> protocol. The protocol would provide not only contact JID, but other
> contact URIs (eg. mailto: and http:) as well. And the JEP should also
> define one, default address, that will be later included in the XMPP
> specifications.

Here is a start:



Peter Saint-Andre
Jabber Software Foundation

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