Reply to post: Re: Have fun with scammers!

Sorry friends, I'm afraid I just can't quite afford the Bitcoin to stop that vid from leaking everywhere

DJV Silver badge

Re: Have fun with scammers!

That would be good, but wouldn't work in this particular case as the "From" email address is your own.

One day we may have an unspoofable email address scheme running worldwide, but don't hold your breath in the meantime. And, regarding spam in general, I seem to remember many years ago (14 to be exact) that a certain person was saying that spam would be dead within 2 years. Oh yes, here it is:

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/01/26/well_kill_spam_in_two/

Looks like he may have been a tiny bit out with his predictions!

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019