Welcome to the TravelPod forums
This is the place where TravelPod bloggers exchange travel tips with each other. Have a question? Ask one of our Local Experts by clicking "new topic" in any category.

 
Reply to this topicStart new topic
> SPAM emails
Scootergal
post Jul 2 2006, 01:33 AM
Post #1


Unregistered










I received the email below from a teavelpod "member" .
As it was not personally addressed to me I can only assume that it was bulk emailed to every member.
Surely you can beef up your security settings to prevent this from happening !!!!!!!

Jax


Meeting you for everlasting Relationship

Hi Sweet Heart,

Hai to you, I see to it is generally ok with you and
This mail will find you in the best condition of living,
coming together fine that race, nationality and religion
can never stop relationship which consist humanitarian
system of living all over the world, I pick-up to have you
as my pal or friend and I will be very happy if you can
make it to be the sweetest and best for everlasting
relationship, Am a pretty single young lady of 23 of age
here in my country ´United States´ and Am student in
university of New York City studying international relation
in my final year courses now, Hoping to hear from you soon
as you also need to inform me about your self in order to
know each other better. God bless you as I will be waiting
to hear from you soon via carol_russell02@yahoo.com



Thanks
Yours Ever
carol russell.


N/B
PLEAS JUST SEND ME A TEST MAIL TO THIS MY ID
carol_russell02 AT YAH.............DOT...........COM
I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND WHY I WROTE MY ID THIS WAY

This message was sent to you by a TravelPod member through your TravelPod Send Message form.
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
uncle_davros
post Jul 2 2006, 08:22 AM
Post #2


Planet Pioneer
*******

Group: Members
Posts: 2344
Joined: 21-August 05
Member No.: 226
Nominate me as a Local Expert



Delete it. It is really easy to do.


--------------------
User is offlinePM
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
Jacques
post Jul 2 2006, 04:42 PM
Post #3


Pathfinder
*****

Group: Members
Posts: 470
Joined: 13-March 05
Member No.: 161
Nominate me as a Local Expert



Hi,

Thanks for the feedback. I have blocked this person's access to their account.

Cheers!
User is offlinePM
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post
post Jul 4 2006, 05:59 PM
Post #4





Group:
Posts:
Joined: --
Member No.:




QUOTE(Jacques @ Jul 2 2006, 05:42 PM) *

Hi,

Thanks for the feedback. I have blocked this person's access to their account.

Cheers!


Thanks Jacques, this is an unfortunate side-effect of having an emailing system within a network of people. There isn't too much we can do immediately on a technical side, the best weapon is probably a good moderator! smile.gif

Thanks,
Shaun
User is offlinePM
Go to the top of the page
+Quote Post

Fast ReplyReply to this topicStart new topic

 


- Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 22nd August 2014 - 03:04 AM
Top Hotel Destinations

Acapulco Hotels
Atlanta Hotels
Austin Hotels
Beijing Hotels
Cancun Hotels
Charlotte Hotels
Chicago Hotels
Dallas Hotels
Denver Hotels
Honolulu Hotels
Houston Hotels
Indianapolis Hotels
Kissimmee Hotels
Las Vegas Hotels
London Hotels
Los Angeles Hotels
Mexico City Hotels
Miami Hotels
Miami Beach Hotels
Montreal Hotels
Myrtle Beach Hotels
Nashville Hotels
Negril Hotels
New Orleans Hotels
New York City Hotels
Orlando Hotels
Paris Hotels
Phoenix Hotels
Playa del Carmen Hotels
Puerto Plata Hotels
Puerto Vallarta Hotels
Punta Cana Hotels
Rome Hotels
San Antonio Hotels
San Diego Hotels
San Francisco Hotels
Seattle Hotels
Tampa Hotels
Toronto Hotels
Washington DC Hotels



Copyright © 1997 - 2011 TravelPod.com, a proud founder of travel blogs on the web. All Rights Reserved.