email apparently from self

  jmcd45 13:48 04 Nov 2007
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I recently received an email offering me Viagra. Nothing new in that, but this appeared to come from myself. How can other people send such emails?

  mgmcc 13:51 04 Nov 2007

Spam is often sent with the recipient's address in the "From:" field. This prevents you from bouncing it.

You can send emails with any address you want in the From field, just by changing it in the email program settings.

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