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The Domain Name Scam Explained

… name, if you think it makes sense for your business, many companies do this, just don’t buy the domain name from the spammers. Buy that domain from a reputable registrar instead. How does the Domain Name Scam work? The spammer collects information from the Domain Name registration which is, in most of the cases, public. This information contains the owner name, the email address, and of course the Domain Name. This information is enough to devise an email which will be sent to the CEO. …

Public Email Addresses Cause a Lot of Spam

… Web Contact Forms. Using a Web Contact Form is the most secure and easy way to maintain email communication. You can publish the link of this form on any website, Social Networking site, or Web profile. If you are not using Web-forms the amount of SPAM once you publish your email address on Internet is exponential; once your email gets discovered by spider bots is going to be used more and more. Your contact email address doesn’t have to be published on Internet.   …

Email address Spoofing – Someone is Using My address to Send Spam

… hijacked. What can you do to stop this, and how to reassure your users that you haven’t been hijacked? Sender Address Forgery known as email address spoofing is not a new technique. It is used for many things from spamming organizations to sending viruses and supporting scamming schemes where the sender fakes his identity. Effective ways to stop Spammers to Use Your Domain Name Publish SPF Data SPF (Sender Policy Framework) is a method that allows you to publish which mail servers are …