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Re: [suse-security] promotionfactoory again!
  • From: Sigfred Håversen <suselist@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2004 12:26:19 +0100
  • Message-id: <200401271226.19250.suselist@xxxxxxxxx>
On Tuesday 27 January 2004 12.13, Tom Knight wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Sven 'Darkman' Michels [mailto:sven@xxxxxxxxxx]
> > Sent: 27 January 2004 10:52
> > To: suse-security@xxxxxxxx
> > Subject: Re: [suse-security] promotionfactoory again!
> >
> > Giovanni Racciu wrote:
> > > After having sent a message to the list I got back a mail from
> > > promotionfactory.net !!
> > > Didn't we get rid of this?
> >
> > i thought so, too.
> > Lets give them what they want, tons of false email adresses... ;>
>
> Let's not!
> Wouldn't every false email address merely add to the load on an
> innocent server (e.g. sending to sendmespam@xxxxxxxxxxxxx), and
> every false domain (e.g. mail@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) add to load on
> the DNS root servers?
>

Just use your own domain name, if anybody want's to do it, and blackhole the
reply. But this does not help, of course.

/Sigfred


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