[thelist] Spam: A new method

Tim Beadle tim.beadle at iop.org
Fri Jun 11 03:37:12 CDT 2004

On Fri, 2004-06-11 at 08:32, Mike wrote:
> Since spammers start taking desperate approaches like this, it seems
> to get harder and harder for them to earn money   :)
> Some day, the whole spook is gone...
> Mike, the optimist

Nah, they'll find some other way. It's like car security. Thieves can't
steal modern cars nowadays because of better locks, deadlocks,
immobilisers etc.

So they hold you up at gun-/knife-point at the supermarket or traffic
lights, or they use a wire hook to steal your keys through your letter

Tim, usually an optimist, suddenly feeling rather glass-half-empty.
Tim Beadle <tim.beadle at iop.org>

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