Lemonde
  • Lemonde
  • Advanced Member Topic Starter
2 years ago
How can we automatically block email from free email providers where the address shows up as something like:

Jada Gore jada@electseriofine.tech 

But when you try and reply to the email, you are sending to:

jadagore1@gmail.com

And why do GMail make it so easy for these idiots?

Does electseriofine.tech  exist anyway? And if not, why use it?


Sponsor

Want to thank us? Use: Patreon or PayPal or Bitcoins: 12G4A52Znm5s35buKDEmKU2p2vQY69Nsyo

All opinions expressed within these pages are sent in by members of the public or by our staff in their spare time, and as such do not represent any opinion held by sircles.net Ltd or their partners.

sirclesadmin
2 years ago
This is actually what SPF (Sender Policy Framework) was designed to mitigate.

DMARC and DKIM also are useful in this fight against this demented BS.

As for why they use it, they use it because that domain has not implemented SPF, and so there is not lookup occurring when the message arrives (SPF checks you are who you claim to be.)

Why Google stand for these accounts is another question...