Re: More on spam
On Friday 17 October 2003 15:42, Jeff Elkins wrote:
> I'm told that's a dead horse. Beats me as to why, at a minimum, the
> web archives can't obfuscated. That would close off one avenue for
> address harvesting anyway.
Yup, and it is easy enough to figure out what level of obfuscation would
be sufficient. Just make a web page with a few differently obfuscated
addresses, and see what gets spam. Use them as spamtraps afterwards. It
has been done, and I heard just a little obfuscation works, but one
might want to figure it out for oneself.
firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
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