Combining pkg and "traditional ports" --> spam

Polytropon freebsd at
Wed Jan 15 06:28:04 UTC 2014

On Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:23:25 +0800, Erich Dollansky wrote:
> Hi,
> I just noticed a new method spammers are using. I have answered to
> this e-mail and get then from outside the mailing list spam to the
> account I use at the mailing list.

Same here, right after I posted the question in Subject.

> Of course, this means that some people are harvesting now addresses in
> real-time and send out spam. As nobody knows the address of the
> harvester, not much can be done.

The spam comes from a "Hotmail" account, but that doesn't
say anything (except it's a typical throwaway "valid" address).
The originator is probably a dedicated or hijacked system
at, considering the message headers...
Do you have similar data?

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