cancelbot


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cancelbot

(ˈkænsəlˌbɒt)
n
a computer program that deletes unwanted mailings to internet usergroups
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Note to the sarcasm challenged: I have not unleashed a cancelbot or spoofed someone's server and never will.
Cancelbots are primarily used on news servers to filter out incoming spam from notorious email addresses.
185) The TOS also prohibit the transmission of content that contains "any viruses, Trojan horses, worms, spyware, time bombs, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that are intended to damage, detrimentally interfere with, surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information.
Cancelbots search for particular topics and phrases and cancel the entry - often used by political or social adversaries; clonebots steal identities and kick you offline; guardbots monitor for clonebots and cancelbots and stop them.