Returning Spam back to originator

  Enoch 15:52 09 Jun 2005
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Guys,

Is there any way to bounce spam back to its originator? My Norton successfully catches all the spam which I then delete by "shift/Delete". However it would be nice to return it from whence it came.

Your thoughts please

  Magik ®© 15:54 09 Jun 2005

best not to, because they will then know who you are, and you will land up with loads more...

  colberly 15:56 09 Jun 2005

I would never bounce it back, this just lets them know your connection is open. Just delete it as you are doing.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 17:25 09 Jun 2005

There is absoutely no point. They will only be sent back to a server owned by an ISP and this creates even more traffic. Even if they did get back to the sender they would only delete them....which is what you should do.


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  VoG II 17:30 09 Jun 2005

Mailwasher click here will do this but it is a very bad idea.

  Enoch 17:34 09 Jun 2005

The opinions received advise me NOT to do what I would like to do inasmuch as to wallop the senders of spam. I take the point well. Obviously what I want to do only creates more USLESS email and does not acheive an end result. Consider this thread closed as I will listen to the advise and not attempt revenge.

Thanks guys

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