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Subject:  Re: Hey Foolman: Re Jupiter's Red Spot Date:  1/12/2013  8:36 PM
Author:  MichaelRead Number:  666099 of 741038

he said his mail had been hacked....I got a blank email from him too...said his puter was a mess so I'm thinking his puter is squirrelly.

LD


Computer is fine. I downloaded a rogue that accessed my mailing list and replicated itself across the list. My fault for downloading the program. I have now secured the list so that if it happens again all e-mails sent out will be returned by the Hot Mail postmaster as undeliverable.

What I did: changed johnsmith@msn.com to Xjohnsmith@msn.com. I put the X on all addresses. Since there is no such address the mail is bumped back to me. If I write John I remove the X.

MichaelR
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