Feeding spam to the spammers

I'm not a real doofus, but I play one at a national laboratory. (BAISLEY@fndcd.fnal.gov)
Tue, 2 Dec 1997 15:34:51 -0600

> From: david mankins <dm@k12-nis-2.bbn.com>
> To: silent-tristero@world.std.com
> A CGI script that hopes to snare address-collecting web-crawling
> spambots by generating bogus email addresses and further links (to
> itself) for the spambot to pursue.
> http://e-scrub.com/wpoison
> - david mankins (dm@bbn.com, dm@world.std.com, phone(US): 617-873-2873)

This is slick, and ever so much fun! Make sure you try out the
business end of the ruse at


(It produces pages that look like output from an anagrammer, so I'd
like it anyway.)


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