You need to make sure YOU don't have a virus.  Some of these viruses can
rifle through your address book and send e-mails without you knowing about
it.

Best regards,
Ivan Baggett
Bagotronix Inc.
website:  www.bagotronix.com


----- Original Message -----
From: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Protel EDA Forum" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, August 14, 2002 3:51 PM
Subject: Re: [PEDA] Spoofed email address (was: (Un)subscribe!!!)


> In a message dated 8/14/2002 3:10:21 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes:
>
>
> > (But it is usually not difficult to spoof the original address unless
your
> > internet access locks such mail out -- Verizon, for example, requires
all
> > mail to be shown as coming from a Verizon domain, a real nuisance if one
> > has an independent domain hosted elsewhere. I have Verizon wideband
> > internet, cheap, but my domain server at addr.com does allow SMTP mail
to
> > be sent through it after log-in verification by checking the incoming
mail,
> >
> > which is how I'm managing to send lomaxdesign.com mail with Verizon
access.
> >
> > I'm not using the Verizon mail server.)
> >
>
> I've wondered how one goes about spoofing the "from" address, since that's
> such a common tactic for spam and other undesirable mail. My sister just
got
> an email with a virus the other day, and the return address claimed it was
> from me. I haven't seen any way within AOL to monkey with the return
address
> - is this just an AOL restriction?
>
> Steve Hendrix
>
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