Articles tagged: email spam
Closing an email account is many people’s first reaction to seeing spam sent from their account. It rarely helps, if it’s even possible. I’ll explain.
Spammers want to send email that looks like it’s coming from someone who may be trusted. They want it to look like it’s coming from you — and you end up getting the bounce notifications.
Getting spam from yourself? We all do. I’ll look at why it happens; what little you can do about it; and something unlikely but important to check.
I made a minor change to the newsletter and as a result was flooded with auto-responses when it sent. What I learned about auto-responses is important to know.