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spam·bot

 (spăm′bŏt′)
n.
A bot that sends out junk email.

spambot

(ˈspæmˌbɒt)
n
(Computer Science) a computer program that identifies e-mail addresses to send spam to

spambot

A program that searches the Internet for valid email addresses to be used as the targets for spam.
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Most of the world became familiar with the Twitter spam bot with one, glorious account called "Horse_Ebooks" that sprouted up in 2010.
The spam bot accounts that follow prominent Twitter users to reach even more users and promote products contribute greatly to the number of fake accounts.
This is the reason why the mail relaying count sent by a spam bot is usually less that of a normal mail browser.
At the time of data collection, GitHub has hosted several self-disclosed spam bot repositories on its site.
Once a computer is infected with the trojan, it can use the machine as a spam bot while gathering information about the host system and sending the data to accomplice Web servers.
If it is an active spam bot, it gets a blank page, if it is a visitor then it gets a site page.
CleanTalk is a cloud service, security module, installed on a website, which sends the behaviour parameters of the visitor or spam bot.
However, ESET researchers have recently seen the malware being used to install various spam bots onto compromised machines in a so-called pay-per-install scheme.
Social bots are distinct from declared or spam bots, as they try to appear human (Boshmaf, Muslukhov, Beznosov, & Ripeanu, 2011).
CleanTalk identifies spam bots, using its own algorithms to estimate the parameters of visitors, on the basis of these tests it formed its own database of spam bots.
Spam bots, political or otherwise, are prohibited by Twitter, which has its own algorithms that monitor for such deceit.
pk This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it or with the Chief Spokesman, State Bank of Pakistan at his e-mail address: syed.