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On Sun, Jan 11, 2004 at 11:21:06PM -0800, andy wergedal wrote:
> FYI, I have started receiving mail undeliverable errors in
> various email accounts.
> 
> The spammers are using a legitimate (valid) email account
> and spoofing the FROM header to be from that account.
> 
> From:	"Worlledge" <awerg@YAHOO.COM>	
> To:	awerg@newmail.net	
> Subject:	awerg: Go0d S1tes To See: Y0u Asked To Be On Our
> Llst	
> Date:	7 Jan 2004 23:39:31 +0000
> 
> 
> From:	"SportsEdge2" <awerg@MYDOMAIN.COM>	
> To:	awerg@sportsedge.com	
> Subject:	awerg: Go0d S1tes To See: Y0u Asked To Be On Our
> Llst	
> Date:	7 Jan 2004 23:39:04 +0000
> 
> The spam gets through because my account is valid.
> 
> Clever but annoying.
> 
> -- Andy

I don't know what your guy is doing with this, changing the domain of
your email address and still coming up with valid email addresses, but
I got a few spams from my own email address, so I had to remove my
spamassassin whitelist entry for @ucdavis.edu. So annoying.

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