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Old 03-21-2007, 09:59 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Spammer sent me email using my own domain name?

HOw can this be? I just got spam from it@mycompany.com. How can they use my domain name? Is there a way to prevent this?
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Old 03-21-2007, 10:06 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Spammer sent me email using my own domain name?

Hello,

It's called email spoofing. Basically, the email is altered so that it appears as though it was sent from a specific address (which in your case, a mailbox of your own domain name).
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