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email harvesting

Using a spider to search websites in order to extract email addresses for spammers. See spider.
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CAN-SPAM Compliance Monitor checks suppression list abuse, unsubscribe mechanism visibility and operability, failure to honor unsubscribe (10-day rule), physical address verification, forged headers, subject line relevancy, from-line accuracy, open-relay sending, and e-mail address harvesting.