On Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 02:02:47PM -0000, John Levine wrote: > In article <63cd2031-701d-4567-b88a-2986e8b3f...@beckman.org> you write: > >But as I said, harvesting emails is not illegal under can spam. > > This might be a good time to review 15 USC 7704(b)(1), which is titled > "Address harvesting and dictionary attacks".
When reviewing it, make sure to read the whole thing. Including the part where it doesn't prohibit those things (harvesting and dictionary attacks), but, instead, declares that those things are aggravating factors if done my someone as part of doing things that are prohibited by the section that actually prohibits things, which is 7704(a). -- Brett