from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The disruptive act of posting a flood of articles to a newsgroup, the article headers having been falsified so as to make the articles appear to have been posted by people other than the true poster.
- n. An instance of sporgery.
Blend of spam and forgery; coined by Tilman Hausherr (Wiktionary)
The Co$ practically invented the Hipcrime sporgery [wikipedia. org] attack technique that still plagues USENET to this day.