AT&T today received patent 15358978 for an auto-responder
which effectively stops spammers in their tracks.
Efftard Donglemeier, group leader of the 1300 person
anti-spam and abuse team, spoke to reporters Thursday.
Good try posted on April 1 2021 April fools day.
Didn't work but good try...
The thing is, it was really no crazier than many of the announcements
from major ISPs.