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PostPosted: Wednesday, 28.Jun.2017 03:15    Post subject: Spam from Jolla   Reply with quote   

It looks that they provided my email address (which I used to register my Jolla account) to third party companies without my permission or knowledge.

I've just received (for the first time ever to that email address) two spam emails from and - both messages are related to Jolla as one of them says something about some automotive platform created in cooperation with Jolla and the other one says that Jolla's chairman has launched some token investment platform. Both turned out to be emailing LISTS that they f**cking SUBSCRIBED me to and forced me to manually UNSUBSCRIBE from!!

Holy sh*t, this company really annoys me more and more. I did NOT permit them to EVER use my email for anything NOT related directly to Saifish OS. I don't give a flying **** about any "token investment platforms" that Jolla chairman may have created, or anything else, and I ESPECIALLY did NOT ever permit to subscribe my email address to any f***ing spam lists!

I find it UTTERLY ANNOYING and totally unacceptable to use my Jolla account email address to SPAM me from alien domains with messages NOT related to what I registered that Jolla account for.

Lousy dickheads! If it turns out that from those mailing lists my email address leaked to any other spam sources, I'll show you my gratitude.
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PostPosted: Tuesday, 25.Jul.2017 21:15    Post subject:   Reply with quote   

This really is annoying. And you're sure, that you never used that mail address somewhere else I presume?

I didn't get such a spam message, but maybe my spam filter is trained well enough Wink

Did you inform Jolla about it? Maybe someone did that without their knowledge and that might be of interest for them as well.

I'd be interested to hear about the outcome of it.
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