> Despite filtering, the tempting tear-outs spam struck one of my lists
> today. Of course email@example.com ceased to exist after sending out the
> spam. VRFY did say such a mailbox existed, but within minutes became
> "user not known". Email to the firstname.lastname@example.org produced no
ME TOO! I get stuff from them all the time because they are constantly
changing things, this is what the guy at okcom.net said:
We are very sorry !!!
Someone opened an account last night (March 23) and in the middle of the
night start sending spam emails. By the time we found out, a lot of
emails were already sent out. We do not allow any spam email and his
account email@example.com is deleted already. From several other people who
called, it seems they moved from provider to provider so be careful.
The phone number they gave us now become a fax number which is
Again we are very sorry and welcome any suggestions.
It would take a LONG time for me to mention all of the different servers
I've gotten mail from, luckily my list rejects all non-member
submissions, otherwise my listees would be suffering and not just me.
Hmmm...I wonder if giving them a taste of their own medicine would make
them quit?? if the fax number is real....?