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#1 tos226

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Posted 11 April 2011 - 07:56 PM

What is it about HOTMAIL users that so many of them dare to send out spam?
What makes them into criminals or unprotected, trojan sending, users?

I'm just curious about the hotmail culture. I have yahoo mail. Every day I'm looking at some 30 spam mails for drugs, software, crap, all with titles with no spaces in them. Just trash, plain, discusting, trash. Why do hotmail users do it?

No big deal for me really, I don't open that crap, I let yahoo delete, still it's just puzzling why is it just the hotmail spammers and not from any other mail server.

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#2 Budapest

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Posted 11 April 2011 - 08:04 PM

I think you'll find it is people who have had their account compromised.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

—George Bernard Shaw

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Posted 11 April 2011 - 08:22 PM

Have noticed an increase also. My system is clean but I guess I need to up the security settings.

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Posted 11 April 2011 - 08:37 PM

If it ain't in my contacts..it don't get opened.. :thumbsup:




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