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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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Potential Actions in Cyberspace Ping map Change or delete data Probe Distributed denial-of- service attack (DDoS) Implant malware Email bomb Erase logs Influence operations in social media Email fishing Disable critical infrastructure Access networks Damage critical infrastructure Access email Attack financial industry Steal data Attack military command and control (C2) Table 2.
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Participants were also encouraged by Anonymous to engage in "twitterstorms, email bombs, and fax bombs.
PEP prevents spam, viruses, directory harvesting, denial of service or dictionary attacks, fraud, phishing schemes, and other debilitating email bombs or attacks from reaching the corporate email server.
PASE offers another layer to block junk email, directory harvest attacks, and email bombs before they reach enterprise mail servers.
On May 17 to May 19, to coincide with the 100th day of the hunger strike, we urge everyone to join global actions on the ground and hacktivist protests as well as twitterstorms, email bombs, and fax bombs, in 3 days of nonstop action," the #OpGtmo statement goes on to explain.
D'AMATO characterized the email bombs as "Internet weapons of mass destruction.
To ensure that legitimate inquiries are answered quickly, Express Response filters out unsolicited commercial email (spam), automated response loops and email bombs.