[Dshield] OT: AOL Engineer Sells Company's ENTIRE Subscriber List to Spammer !

Chuck Lewis clewis at iquest.net
Thu Jun 24 15:09:02 GMT 2004

And if you folks want to see just how easy it is (Spamming) and how slick
these tools are, see:


and try out Power Email Harvester (among the other stuff they have).

Sheds a WHOLE new light on what we have suspected for some time now...


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Subject: RE: [Dshield] OT: AOL Engineer Sells Company's ENTIRE
SubscriberListto Spammer !

I read a post on Slashdot.org which claimed that mail sent directly from an
AOL user, (not through an AOL mail server) would have ipt.aol.com in the
header instead of mx.aol.com, can anyone confirm this?

Chris Mitchell
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