[FoRK] spam insanity

Tony Finch < dot at dotat.at > on > Sat Dec 9 17:47:04 PST 2006

On Tue, 5 Dec 2006, Luis Villa wrote:
>
> *@tieguy.org is funneled to my gmail account, to let me provide
> domain at tieguy.org addresses when I buy/register/etc.

This is your mistake. If you accept email to every address at a domain
you are just BEGGING for the next spammer to run a nicely successful
dictionary attack.

bob at cam.ac.uk is mine (and the spammers') favourite invalid address.

Tony.
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