Time between first exposure and first spam: Two days.

You may have noticed that strange link to Jabba’s Trashcan. As you certainly have guessed, Jabba is a spam trap. I set it up last Thursday. The address was published in two ways: First, it’s included on that ugly web page, as a mailto link. Second…

You may have noticed that strange link to Jabba’s Trashcan. As you certainly have guessed, Jabba is a spam trap. I set it up last Thursday. The address was published in two ways: First, it’s included on that ugly web page, as a mailto link. Second, I went to the “remove” forms of some spams I regularly get, and entered Jabba’s address. Guess what, the first real spam to that address arrived on Saturday. Quite frankly, I knew things are bad, but this is really faster than I expected.