In light of August 2016 listings, RED:
Registrant owner is ExactTarget, Inc./ exactTarget.com See:
ExactTarget, Inc is a email forwarder to user-supplied email address (when given your email address at other websites / companies that don't tell you they will be sending through this email forwarder—shame on them)..
Routes email through exacttarget.com
Email contains exct.net links.
Cisco Systems, Inc. lookup shows IP addresses on the network are usually clean of spamming, bottom of page:
www.spamhaus.org/sbl/listings/exacttarget.com (spam reports if any)
____________ 2015/10/15 Update
Received email from a legitimate company, but I will go directly to that company rather than following the emailed links. I did not see any risks for children in any past email from this site.
____________ 2011/06/24 Original
Phisher, currently pretending to be Microsoft "Bing Webmaster" service, sending emails from nonexistent domain microsoftemail.com. This spam email is very professionally crafted with clean HTML; however, there are some stupid mistakes which are clearly not Microsoft. Do not provide it with any financial or personal data.
*** SPAM AGENT *** (mirror domain: [exacttarget.com]) - many BRAZILIAN SPAMMERS are client of this server, that makes INSANE SPAMVERTISES using FAKE E-MAIL ADDRESS and FAKE UNSUBSCRIBE FEATURES in the unsolicited messages. P. ex.:
Spamvertise "client": a brazilian e-commerce called
[marisa.com.br] with "bridges" featured by [cl.s6.exct.net] ;
Spammer e-mail address: parceiromarisa @ [FAKE DOMAIN] ;
Unsubscription feature: [cl.s6.exct.net/ ... [FAKE DIRECTORY]] >>> NOT WORKS or simply SCAM (in this case, the e-mail address of the spam victim is CONFIRMED so that after they send more and more spam). That's sick.
*** AGENTE PROPAGADOR DE SPAM *** - possui um domínio-espelho (exacttarget.com) ou outros mais, e tem em seus quadros de "clientes" DIVERSOS SPAMMERS MAL-INTENCIONADOS DO BRASIL-SIL-SIL que enviam SPAMS INSISTENTES COM ENDEREÇOS DE E-MAIL FALSOS E LINKS DE DESCADASTRAMENTO QUE NÃO FUNCIONAM OU QUE APENAS SERVEM COMO GOLPE (apenas confirma a existência do endereço de e-mails das pobres vítimas para assim depois enviarem mais e mais spam). Nem preciso dizer mais nada sobre o que acho de toda essa porcaria e principalmente desses FDPs.
Many companies use this site to handle their email newsletters, etc. So it can be used for good or bad, just depends on who's using it.
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