Re: Annual spam warning
- View SourceYes and I'm changing the list to moderate members who are new to the
list, so we won't get so many of these idiot spam mail messages.
I've also made it so you can't put attachments into the posted
mail. If anyone needs to send a photo to the list, or a
downloadable file of some sort, you will now need to post it to the
photos section or the Files section. This should prevent the
innocent from picking up viruses and stupid porno spam through the
list. --Tara Maginnis
> Ah, summer -- when the little spammers come out to play ...the
> Just a reminder not to click on a link in an email or message from
> board that does not come from someone you know, and from whom youset
> haven't requested the information.
> Enticing people to click on links in such messages is one way that
> computer viruses are spread. It is possible for a programmer to
> up a link that automatically starts downloading a virus or trojanto
> your computer without your knowledge. In many cases, the trojanis
> set up to report your keystrokes - including passwords and ids -back
> to the spammer.the
> My recommendation is to ignore these spam mails. Just a word to
> wise ...