Returning Spam back to originator

  Enoch 15:52 09 Jun 2005


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.


  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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