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Posted 20 May 2008 - 08:14 AM
Posted 20 May 2008 - 11:00 AM
Posted 20 May 2008 - 11:02 AM
Spammers send to millions of addresses whether they are valid or not. So, it doesn't really make a difference how long you have your account 'closed'. It's likely that it will remain on their list. Remember that these addresses are usually shared and sold to 3rd parties, so you might actually be on the list of multiple spammers.
How long must this account be closed so that it doesn’t appear anymore on the spammers lists?
Edited by Juha, 20 May 2008 - 11:06 AM.
Posted 20 May 2008 - 12:15 PM
You're dreaming if you think that will work. Spammers don't care. It's a numbers game for them. What are you using for email?
Posted 20 May 2008 - 12:19 PM
By "close the affected email account", do you mean cancelling the account completely and making a new one?
Posted 20 May 2008 - 12:34 PM
"In a world where you can be anything, be yourself." ~ unknown
"Fall in love with someone who deserves your heart. Not someone who plays with it. Will Smith
Posted 20 May 2008 - 01:43 PM
The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
Andrew Brown (1938-1994)
A learning experience is one of those things that say, "You know that thing you just did? Don't do that." Douglas Adams (1952-2001)
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Posted 20 May 2008 - 08:11 PM
I have my own domain with more than enough email addresses.
Current systems: WHAT OS, BackTrack-raw, PCLinuxOS, Peppermint OS 6, Kali Linux
and a custom Linux From Scratch server hosting a bunch of top secret stuff.
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