Weird Email Address in WordPress Registration Spam

My Crawling Chaos website refused access to a registration spammer recently.  They had the email address of …

This is a first for me for the number of extra full stops in the lead part of the address!  Perhaps it’s part of a new kind of attack – I don’t know but I’ll be bearing it in mind for the future.  Googling it shows it appearing on several forums, as you’d expect.  This link, shows it on one IP address.  It hit me from at 2008-10-20 07:58:34

er..that’s all.

By Strangely

Founding member of the gifted & talented band, "The Crawling Chaos" from the North-East of England.