When my boss asked me about spam email reports, I really did not know what he was talking about. I have heard about spam email, just like anyone else who has a valid email address. It is impossible to miss the multitude of junk mail that ends up coming in, no matter how careful you are. Companies like to sell email addresses, which can get a valid email address on a spammer’s list quicker than anything. I have some filters set up on my own email account to help minimize the spam, but my boss seemed to want to go one step farther.
He wanted to be able to tell which email addresses were known spam emails. He did not want to set up filters because there was always a chance that an important email could slip through, and he would never know about it. Continue reading “A Way to Know if It is Spam”