Email Addresses – Why Do I Get Junk

People always wonder why their email address receives junk email from unusual sources such as Bitcoin.

The big issue is that most email accounts have been breached in cyber-attacks on companies that you would have subscribed to or that you have an account with.

At the time of writing this post there were 10,623,538,171 accounts ( Email addresses ) available online.

If you want to see if your email address is amongst them, the website Have I Been Pwned established by security expert Troy Hunt can show you whether your email address has been breached.

Author: Adelaide Techguy

Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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