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Re: haven for spammers?
- From: Dick St.Peters
- Date: Mon Dec 02 22:25:52 1996
Bill Woodcock writes:
> Just a quick note wrt replying to parent-domains of spam-
> originators... Note that "domain.com" is just the example domain, and is
> the default "reply-to" address for many mailers. If the reply-to
> address is "email@example.com" or "firstname.lastname@example.org," YOU DON'T NEED
> TO SEND ME MAIL TO TELL ME ABOUT IT, since thousands of other people
> already do. :-) Look at the sender address, not the reply-to address.
In this same vein, @comp.com is the default used by at least one spam
software package. Domain comp.com is registered to one of our
clients, but they have nothing to do with the spams - and we and they
don't need to hear about them.
Dick St.Peters, Gatekeeper, Pearly Gateway, Ballston Spa, NY
StPeters@NetHeaven.com Owner, NetHeaven 518-885-1295/800-910-6671
Albany/Saratoga/Glens Falls/North Creek/Lake Placid/Blue Mountain Lake
First Internet service based in the 518 area code
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