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Postmodern spam

November 16th, 2004

The latest trend in comment spam, at least on my blog, is self-referential stuff of the form

2 much spam in here 🙁

The links appear to be to sites that try to download viruses or spyware as .exe files (having a Mac, I’m largely immune, so I sometimes do risky things like clicking on dubious links).

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  1. November 16th, 2004 at 13:02 | #1

    You could try using a DOS based browser like mine, Arachne, if you had an -86 type platform. That doesn’t have javascript and doesn’t automatically run things, as far as I know (though I haven’t taken the risk of looking for trouble).

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