We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Tech Helproom


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Recent SPAM


Furkin

Likes # 0

Hi guys,

Smee again,

After years of being spam free (& pretty much malware & bug free) I have started to get Spam – I think, on one of my accounts (I have 8 addresses with 4 email providers, running through Thunderbird).

I’ve had about 20 in a fortnight. They are all pretty similar & I’m guessing that lots of other people are getting the same things,,,,

As far as I can tell, they are not actually addressed to my account/s, so I can’t see which address is being used.

I filtered the first 2 or 3, but they all have different ‘From’, ‘Subject’, ‘message’ words etc so are difficult / impossible to filter.

Any ideas how to stop these please ?
cheers

Like this post
buteman

Likes # 0

I have been getting quite a few on my MSN account lately and none on the others.

No way of removing them permenantly as they just use another e-mail address to send them.

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Spotify launches on PS4 as Tidal arrives on Sonos: It's Tidal vs Spotify music streaming

IDG UK Sites

It's World Backup Day 2015! Don't wait another minute: back up now

IDG UK Sites

Adobe Comp CC iPad app review

IDG UK Sites

April Fool's Day pranks: play these geeky pranks on April Fools Day and fool your friends