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How does a SPAMMER get my primary comcast email account, which  I almost never use, and spoof "Comcast Support" to send this junk to me?

See text below. I omitted the link they want me to click on.

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Important Email From Comcast Support! Please Read!

Support<a@gator3179.hostgator.com>

 

Dear Sir/Madam,

Please verify your email with Comcast Corporation.Failure to verify will result in service susspension.

To complete the necessary validation, please visit the weblink below by clicking on it:

 

Email Expert

Re: SPAM

There's a number of ways spammers can get hold of your email address, including just brute guessing it.  When you get such a message report it to Comcast here--------------------

 

https://constantguard.xfinity.com/help/




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Re: SPAM

Thanks for your reply. I sent the offending phishing email to abuse@comcast mailbox.