[Talk] Combatting spam (was: (no subject))

Daniel O'Connor darius at dons.net.au
Thu Aug 15 12:53:12 EST 2002

On Thu, 2002-08-15 at 11:45, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
> There are ways to stop this kind of spam.  I didn't get the original
> message, for example: it landed in my caughtspam folder because it
> purported to come from yahoo.com, but didn't contain any yahoo
> headers:

I didn't get it either - Spam Assassin working it's magic..

> Yet another interesting site is
> http://www.noie.gov.au/Projects/consumer/Spam/Interim_Report/index.htm.
> It invites interested parties to submit comments.  Should AUUG be
> doing so?

Sounds like it is probably worth doing..
Anyone interested? :)

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
for Genesis Software - http://www.gsoft.com.au
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