Spamming the First Initial of Your Name
Well, perhaps you are one of those who use as your email address your first initial and last name. Let's make up one. Say your name is Hermione Svelt. So you go by
Now spammers are not partial. They spam everyone they can reach.
They try every technique they can conceive to make you think you've received a valid, even important email.
They sometimes attempt to personalize the email.
Clearly, "Hi there, HSvelt, how are you today?" just doesn't make it. Yet, they know it's a name. So they pluck the H and make every manner of stab at it, figuring someday they'll get it right.
Now my name is Vincent. I get emails saying,
and this morning
Does this happen to you?
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