Spam Killers!!

  phil.smith 12:31 05 May 2005
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I am currently using Mailwasher to check for Spam etc

Is there a better piece of software that will help keep the "spam from the door" - I suddenly seem to have been inundated by Viagra emails, Nigerian pleas for money laundering, etc

Phil

  octal 12:37 05 May 2005

I've been looking at spamassassin for Linux, I think they do a Windows version.

click here

Just one point about MailWasher, don't bounce emails, it just confirms your email address, thereby opening the floodgates for more spam, spam, lovely spam.

  phil.smith 12:39 05 May 2005

Thanks for that - I have been bouncing them unfortunately so no wonder they keep coming back!! Must try something different

Phil

  octal 12:41 05 May 2005

I think this is the Windows version: click here

  octal 12:42 05 May 2005

Oh. OK don't bounce and stick with Mailwasher, its a good program, you should find the spam will reduce if you just delete them.

Good luck.

Paul.

  phil.smith 12:44 05 May 2005

Thanks Paul

Will do as you suggest

Phil

  handful 13:06 05 May 2005

You could try this as well. I haven't used it but have seen it recommended. click here

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