How Spam Circumvents 'Image Off' features In Web Mail

Got images turned off for emails by default to protect yourself from spam? If you’re using webmail, that might not be enough.

I use webmail for email: I’ve been using Yahoo! mail for a long time now, but recently I’ve switched to Gmail. Both of these two email services have a feature that lets you turn images off in email by default...The ‘images off’ feature works most of the time, but recently I’ve noticed that some emails still manage to show images! Share Wonders » Blog Archive » How Spam Circumvents ‘Image Off’ features In Web Mail Via digg

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 27th March 2006 10:14PM