ka at pacific.net
Mon Nov 13 18:08:48 GMT 2006
Catchalls are popular with spammers. They like the fact that all bounces
that they generate will be delivered to some poor sucker and not end up
in a postmaster box that might be looked at carefully and reported more
quickly. You should remove the catchall and bounce the bounces.
Rob Poe wrote:
> Someone is sending spam as one of my domains (poeweb.com, if you're
> getting it, it's NOT me!). I'm getting literally hundreds of bounce
> messages daily.
> I *DO* have a catchall for this domain, and that's getting a lot of
> the bounceback messages.
> Anyone have any great ideas for at least slowing the delivery
> failure, bounced for spam, etc messages?
> It's image based stock spam that they're sending. I'd really like
> them to stop, it's quite annoying.
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