spam filter

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spam filter

A piece of software designed to delete spam or to redirect it into a folder separate from the user’s main email inbox.
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I found these two emails among my spam folder which is where all dubious emails get sent so I don't spend an hour every day wondering why Jule Bongo wants to send me $9 million and Susan Yakco, who thinks I'm "God's Selected", has ear-marked $8 million for my personal use.
I HAVE several times had emails in my spam folder from ladies saying they are intrigued by my Facebook profile and inviting me to get in contact.
This increases the likelihood that the message will go into the Spam folder of other recipients.
uk has seen cases where a tour operator or travel agent has sent email reminders for payments to consumers that go unheeded because the message has gone into the customer's spam folder.
They almost missed out on the big day after the invitation got lost in Gail's email spam folder but managed to get along after a late cancellation.
Most messages are delivered in less than 30 seconds and it never gets lost in the spam folder.
Search for Google's spam folder and find tasty Spam recipes like fajitas and primavera.
Any prayer that includes the word "Bieber" gets automatically put in the spam folder.
SENSATIONAL RockNess favourites The Japanese Popstars landed their dream collaboration with Robert Smith - because he checked his spam folder.
Yet with no official word from the Nerazzurri at the time of going to press, it looks like it is set to stay in the SPAM folder.
If this perception ever changed, I would also be wasting my time by composing emails that would go directly to the spam folder.
Without permission, these e-mails typically either hit the corporate firewall, become lost in cyberspace or go straight to the spam folder.