[thelist] [OT] Spam tips

Joergen Ramskov mqy4fxax36001 at sneakemail.com
Wed Aug 8 02:14:53 CDT 2001

> From: "Kevin Stevens" <kjs at ratking.co.uk>
> <tip type="Spam" author="Kevin Stevens">
> Are you running Outlook Express? If you get Spam, highlight 
> the message and
> then click the "Message" flag at the top, and then click 
> "Block Sender".
> This will (hopefully) prevent you receiving anything else 
> from the same
> sender.
> </tip>

This only helps until you re-install (or?) and basically 
doesn't prevent spam.
> <tip type="Spam">
> The e-mail address I give out to friends is kjs at ratking.co.uk 
> . Ratking is one of my domains and I have set the server up to 
> send any e-mail with that address to my computer. What this 
> means is that if I fill in a form on a site that requires a 
> valid e-mail address I use the name of the site as the
> node. For example, all mail from Napster goes to 
> napster at ratking.co.uk This means that if I ever get any 
> unsolicited mail going to that address I know exactly 
> who has given it to them.
> </tip>

This is *exactly* what sneakemail does, except the fact that 
with sneakemail, you completely hide your mail server.
Sneakemail also features filtering for each address you have 

I am in no way affiliated with sneakemail, I'm just a really
happy user.

Joergen Ramskov - Folding for the Cause!

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