What is a joe job?

Discussion in 'Email Discussions' started by popowich, Feb 5, 2009.

  1. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

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    A joe job is spam lingo for when a spammer uses your email address as the From: address in their spam mailings.

    The result is that all of the bounce messages go back to your account and not the spammers or their mail servers.
     


  2. Big Dan

    Big Dan EQ Forum Moderator Staff Member

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    haha Never heard that term for it. :D I happen to call them spamming mofos :p
     

  3. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

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    If you want to know for sure you can check the full email headers.

    To get help with reading the full email headers and reporting abuse please reply here and we'll be more than happy to help you.

    :thanks:-Raymond
     

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