Is spam blacklisting still worth it?

  polymath 17:55 10 Dec 05
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When I first started blacklisting spam, it seemed to reduce the quantity, but I don't know if it still does. Do spammers use the same sender's address more than once any more?

The amount I get is still manageable, and I find it more efficient to blacklist & delete manually. So if it's no longer worth blacklisting, it would save a little time.

  PaulB2005 18:47 10 Dec 05

Shouldn't bother. Spammers rarely use the same address twice. Or a genuine one for that.

  polymath 20:41 10 Dec 05

Thanks Paul - I won't bother now, I'll just delete them (plus the contents of my blacklist, by now extremely lengthy!)

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