Spammers using another strategy

Posted on Friday, February 04 2005 @ 21:34 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Spammers have started using a new technique to bypass traditional spam filtering mechanisms. This could dramatically increase the amount of spam e-mails..
The technique, which involves bypassing traditional filtering mechanisms, enables spammers to send messages via mail servers operated by Internet service providers. SpamHaus, an international anti-spam organization, reports that spammers now can avoid the blacklists created to thwart attacks, creating a situation that allows spam to proliferate.
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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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