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Getting the bulk mail...

Discussion in 'Ethical hacking' started by prof2005, Feb 2, 2008.

  1. prof2005

    prof2005 New Member

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    Hello everybody in the house,
    Sometimes i do get a lot of messages in my mail box which were meant for advertising purpose. Though, i did wonder how those people get my mails even if it is just oppened. Please can anybody tell me how those advertisers get the e-mails because i also need to get the e-mails for advertisement?
     
  2. shabbir

    shabbir Administrator Staff Member

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    They normally get the emails if you post them in public places where they scan pages to extract the email addresses.
     
  3. neo_vi

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    In some sites while subscribing newsletters they will assure "NO SPAM".
    By subsribing many newletters also ther is a possibility of getting those ads.
     
  4. SpOonWiZaRd

    SpOonWiZaRd Know what you can do.

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    Cant you use a spamkiller to stop those?
     
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    i too have this bulk mail problem does anybody have a solution for it......,,,
     
  6. SpOonWiZaRd

    SpOonWiZaRd Know what you can do.

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    I blocked all the spam on my Forty Gate 50 Firewall and it seems to work... I havnt got any spam so far.
     

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