I just checked my email and had to watch 1016 out of 1018 emails drop into my Inbox as returned emails. Returned that is to various people using the part of my email address after the @ sign but with something different before. This happened a week or so back too. Unfortunately I know my email address is available on at least one site so assume that's how this happens. Am I correct? I scanned my hard disks using s variety of things like my antivirus software, AVG, AVG Rootkit,Spybot, Adaware...all OK, so I assume they're not originating here. So am I correct in thinking there's not a damn thing I can do about this?
The downside with this approach is that, eventually, my inbox at the ISP's server would become full with all the garbage and would not receive more mail. The only way round this is to periodically download the gumf or to sign in on webmail and delete the gumf that way.
Altenative is to get another email address / account.
Thanks guys for the advice. Another 200 just appeared in the couple of hours or so, this is getting serious. Looks like there's not much I can do then, apart from changing email address and that's a last resort. Thanks again
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