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From Benny Pedersen>
Subject Re: Small talk.
Date Thu, 25 Oct 2018 11:16:25 GMT
Mark London skrev den 2018-10-25 06:59:
> I started getting very short emails, such as "How are you?"  or
> "please. can we talk please?"   Ok,

what to reply if not ? :=)

> maybe the latter one is a bit
> suspicious.

sender try to verify that email exists, and are willing to talk and 
play, payload comes later

> But in any event, has anyone encountered "small talk"
> spam emails like this before?

have seen it always for spam

> I have this big desire to respond and
> say "No, I'm not fine, and we can't talk".

now spammers know your email address exists, and thay harwaste more meta 
data on replys to try misuse later

> But I doubt that will
> resolve the issue. :)

want to know more ?

> I'm just curious if anyone else has
> encountered this.  Thanks. - Mark

being on mailling lists is good, help spammers is not good

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