GMail contact - misroute / security issue

Philip disordr at
Mon Sep 29 17:34:01 UTC 2014

On Mon, Sep 29, 2014 at 10:06 AM, Nicolai <nicolai-nanog at>

> Have your wife log in while omitting the dots, using e.g. "janeqpublic"
> instead of "jane.q.public" as the username.  She'll see there's only
> one account, and it's her's, and that someone just typed the wrong
> address.
This is what I was going to suggest. Have your wife login to the
site (using the forgot password feature),
and then just deactivate / delete the account.
Or as other have pointed out, gmail filters with hidden labels or direct to
spam also works great.

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