Posts Tagged ‘email address’

MaskMe: Create Disposable Email Addresses on the Fly

Monday, December 10th, 2012

Hoo-boy, the spammers, scammers and trolls are gonna love this one …

When you register a new account on a website or service you are usually asked to provide it with an email address. You may receive a verification email after the registration, or it may be used to send you notifications or make sure you are a unique user and not the same guy who has created a dozen accounts already on the site.

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Email Secrecy Won’t Save You from Spam

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

This author makes an interesting point …

The spam wars aren’t going away soon but treating public email addresses as secret is of no benefit

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