mail exploder

mail exploder

(messaging)
Part of an electronic mail delivery system which allows a message to be delivered to a list of addresses. Mail exploders are used to implement mailing lists. Users send messages to a single address and the mail exploder takes care of delivery to the individual mailboxes in the list.
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The four types of e-bomb identified by mi2g include Chain Bombs, Error Message Bombs, Covert Distribution Channel Bombs and Mail Exploder Bombs.
ACLU that, "Through the use of Web pages, mail exploders and newsgroups, [any Net user] can become a pamphleteer.
Through the use of Web pages, mail exploders, and newsgroups, the same individual can become a pamphleteer.