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e-mail bombing

A denial-of-service attack that saturates the victim's e-mail capability. Simple e-mail bombing involves sending hundreds or thousands of messages to a person's e-mail address. E-mail subscription bombing automatically subscribes victims to dozens or hundreds of electronic mailing lists, each of which sends multiple messages on a daily basis. See e-mail virus.
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So long as Assad remains in power and the criminal and evil regime retains its ability to torture, kill, and imprison their own people; Anonymous will continue this campaign of removing the Syrian Embassy web sites from the internet and interfering with the communications channels via Black Fax and E-Mail Bomb campaigns.
A recent example is the "Winning Notification" e-mail bomb sent to about 750 K-12 administrators and others in the education field, including me.
Attacks are expected to include everything from "take-downs, defacements, data dumps, E-Mail bombs and black fax attacks.
Viruses can obliterate data, corrupt programs so that they no longer run, stall servers with e-mail bombs, and--in the case of the "I Love You" worm virus--replace files, steal passwords and infect address books as it propagates itself.
An automated system is ideal for filtering our spain, e-mail bombs and loops.
E-mail bombs work by utilising the normal SMTP e-mail protocol and combining it with the 'Sendmail' Mail Transfer Agent program in A number of destructive ways, such that often the victim of the attack can appear to be the originator.
Salon, Talbot says, has been the target of bomb threats, death threats, e-mail bombs and threatened boycotts of its advertisers.
And Spamford gets his share of e-mail bombs, ping attacks, system cracks and death threats.
Content security issues include: viruses, e-mail bombs, proliferation of junk email, spoofing, loss of confidential and proprietary data, litigation arising out of inappropriateness and controlling and monitoring Web access.
To ensure that legitimate inquiries are answered quickly, Express Response filters out unsolicited commercial e-mail (spam), automated response loops and e-mail bombs.
WorldSecure Server, the industry's first e-mail security and policy management solution, allows organizations to reduce their corporate liability by protecting themselves against this latest threat, along with other viruses, SPAMs, and e-mail bombs.
WorldSecure Server, the industry's first e-mail firewall and policy manager, allows organizations to protect themselves from viruses, SPAMs and e-mail bombs among other malicious threats.