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Employee busted for “proxy” spamming

A public television employee in Maryland was busted for spamming his boss, and the measures he employed lead me to believe he wasn’t too bright.

This guy, a web designer, grabbed his supervisor’s email address and proceeded to enter it into all kinds of dating and other websites, hoping she would get a pile of spam. And I think she did.

How was he caught? The address entries he made were traced back to his internet account!
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