How spammers are using home machines now

…maybe yours if you don’t have a firewall…I wonder about college campuses…probably a heaven for spammers until the colleges start locking down all the machines.

it’s a good read

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0 Responses to How spammers are using home machines now

  1. Derek says:

    It’s amazing how many ISP’s still allow open relaying off their SMTP servers.

  2. Sarah Lidbom says:

    Yeah, but that’s not even the biggest problem…the problem is users without firewalls whose machines get compromised and then used as proxies to send mail. It’s getting truly awful.

  3. your wife says:

    um, i didn’t write that.

  4. Derek Lidbom says:

    that was me…forgot to change your name from when you posted on my machine.

  5. your wife says:

    that’s ok. made me sound SMRT.

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