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When an email server is taken over by an intruder who then uses it to send out bulk email. There are two reasons for this. First, the server could be used for spam. The second is that the intruder wants to embarrass the organization or enterprise that owns the server. The term refers to an incident in the late nineties when a company known as Joes.com was the first to experience this form of attack.

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