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Which Forum to advise re Spam?

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#1 andromeda9


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Posted 14 July 2016 - 02:31 AM

Hi guys,
I want to get some help re Spam.  Which Forum (if any) do I post my query in please?


Edited by Queen-Evie, 14 July 2016 - 07:46 AM.
moved from General Chat to the appropriate forum

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#2 PhotoAce


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Posted 14 July 2016 - 02:51 AM

Where is the spam?

#3 andromeda9

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Posted 14 July 2016 - 03:53 AM

Where is the spam?

Hi Photoace,

Thanks for your interest.
The issue is that around the 14th of each month, spam has been arriving at a group of club members, where some of the members names are then slightly changed to lead to a spam site - is that spoofed?

It is possible that one of the committee in charge is unknowingly the cause (possibly via a distribution list) and I would like to (very tactfully) identify the errant computer or hacked email account.

Below is one I received.   I have substituted member names with numbers.


From member 4 <but using the genuine email address of (committee) member 1)
CC to member 1, member2, member3


Just take a look at these crazy stuff! It's something beyond my imagination, take a look here (warning: the following is a spam addresshttp://rosunkifro(dot)dryclean4less(dot)com/aeafxpr 

Best wishes, member 4



Is that helpful?  I have an idea but obviously want to put the query in the right forum  place.



Edited by andromeda9, 14 July 2016 - 01:30 PM.

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