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I'm still not that Gary, says US email mixup bloke who hasn't even seen Dartford Crossing

CrazyOldCatMan Silver badge

and we know what grief that can cause

You mean all the spam and blatant extortion attemps that arrive as the result of LinkedIn being brached a number of times?

Fortunately, because I run my own mail server and firewall, I can use -variants of my base email address and customise them to individual services. Then, if I get spam to a particular variant addess I can blacklist that variant of the firewall and never see any traffic using that variant again.

And since I've yet so see a useful email from LinkedIn, dropping the linkedin variant into the blacklist lost nothing of value.

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