Spam Magnets

It’s often recommended that you don’t leave your email address visible in forum posts. This is because search engines and data mining spiders regularly look at posted information. You can never be sure if one of the spiders has passed your email address on to spambots – until you get bombarded with unwanted emails.

Author: lisati

Married and not looking. No children, one cat, and other cats sometimes come to visit from time to time. Member of Ubuntu Forums since 2007.

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