Spam coming from list server??
wcooley at nakedape.cc
Mon May 16 23:50:52 EDT 2005
On Mon, 2005-05-16 at 09:05 +0100, Alain Williams wrote:
> On Sun, May 15, 2005 at 07:40:25PM -0400, Derrick J Brashear wrote:
> > On Sun, 15 May 2005, Patrick Gibson wrote:
> > >Is there any particular reason why info-cyrus is not a closed list? It is
> > >unnecessary in my opinion to be receiving spam via a list that can easily
> > >restrict posting to subscribed members.
> > The spam can be (and on other lists has been) forged as from members. Then
> > what?
> Quite possible ... but more difficult for the spammer to do.
Not very difficult. I've already seen one message come through with my
address and another for Cyrus Daboo.
Wil Cooley wcooley at nakedape.cc
Naked Ape Consulting http://nakedape.cc
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