Subject: List mined for spam
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Bruce Lane <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/25/1999 06:57:27
It appears, based on some spew I got this morning (complaints have been
dispatched) that a spamming parasite mined the port-VAX mailing list for
If this is indeed what happened, it would have to have been a deliberate
effort, perhaps a 'revenge' spam of some sort.
Is the list server capable of returning an entire list of user addresses?
If so, why? Perhaps it would be wise to shut down this feature.
Bruce Lane, Owner and head honcho, Blue Feather Technologies
Amateur Radio:(WD6EOS) E-mail: email@example.com
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