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Hello,

I am getting messages from System Administrator saying that an email I sent to so and so did not make it.  But it turns out I never sent the email in the first place.

I get 2-3 of these every hour with different TO: addresses.

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It's been going on for a month though, exact same, no more no less, 2-3 an hr
war1

Would you post the header to one of the bounced back emails.
mmacdougall

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From:   System Administrator  Sent:  Thu 9/7/2006 4:29 PM
To:   Vito Davila [mailto:david@cutler11.fsnet.co.uk]
Subject:   Undeliverable: *** SPAM *** Degree or Diploma of Your Choice
Attachments:   *** SPAM *** Degree or Diploma of Your Choice‎(573B)‎  
Your message did not reach some or all of the intended recipients.

Subject: *** SPAM *** Degree or Diploma of Your Choice
Sent: 9/7/2006 5:28 PM

The following recipient(s) could not be reached:

  david@cutler11.fsnet.co.uk on 9/7/2006 4:28 PM
  The e-mail system was unable to deliver the message, but did not report a specific reason. Check the address and try again. If it still fails, contact your system administrator.
  < me.freeserve.com #5.0.0 X-Postfix; me.freeserve.com platform: said: 552 5.2.2 Over quota (in reply to RCPT TO command)>
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war1

Yes, the return mail shows it is a bounced back spam spoofing your email address.
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How can you tell?
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Because the System Administrator is sending the email back to your email address.
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