Approximately a dozen Attrition.org e-mail addresses have received spams from this company. Once again we have a security company spamming people, although in this particular situation we did receive a reply from them admitting their tactics.
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From: Kirby Nash (email@example.com) To: 'lyger' (firstname.lastname@example.org) Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2008 18:51:10 -0400 Subject: RE: 2008 IT survey Iyger, I do apologize for sending you this email. We are just trying to promote our new product and we thought the list was a opt-in list. You will not receive any more emails from us and once again I am sorry for the mix up. Sincerely, Kirby Kirby Nash Vice President of Sales Protexx, Inc. 10 Fairway Dr, Suite 107 Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 c: 917-620-9068 www.Protexx.com
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 10:45:29 EDT From: EstimatorCorp@aol.com To: William Knowles, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Cc: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Our humble apology Dear Mr. Knowles Your name and the other potential domain links, have been removed and again we apologize for any inconvenience... As a matter of fact we will not be using that list we acquired, as you are correct, and the manner in which we ran the test was inappropriate. Again we apologize... This message is totally secured in transit with 2048 Bit Protexx encryption. Download trial at: www.Protexx.com Internet Security Point ~ Click ~ Secured Data In Transit Software Solutions Mark L Myers, Chairman 35 Evergreen Parkway, Westport CT 06880 Phone: 203 682 6436, Fax 203 227 4549 E-Mail: email@example.com Web Site: _www.protexx.com_ (http://www.protexxinc.com/)
We opted to also use their spam company (icontact.com) to remind them of thier own Terms of Service (TOS) regarding junk mail.