Classification

Category: Malware

Type: -

Aliases: Spammer, SPAM tool

Summary


A Spammer is a standalone utility that allows to send massive amounts unsolicited emails (SPAM) to different addresses. A Spammer usually fakes email message headers and uses anonymous SMTP servers to send emails. These programs are not destructive. In several countries usage of such tools is illegal.

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Technical Details


There exist several anti-spammer tools that generate fake bounce email messages. That tricks some automated spammer tools to exclude a 'bounced' email address from their lists.Most famous anti-spammer tools: Toxic Waste Dump. Most famous spammer tools: ICQ-Spammer, AnonEBomber.