Re: MODERATOR - NEWS GROUP
Douglas Tutty wrote:
Since the spam doesn't seem to be targeted specifically to *N*X system
users, it may be safe to think that their targeted audience mostly is
running *doze. Sind *doze people can't handle .ps files easily there's
less incentive for the spammers to send .ps files.
So the list filter could drop any messages containing parts other than
text/html, .ps, and .gz files.
What about people who read Linux mailing-list mail on Windows?
The other thing I've noticed is that a new spam will have a subject
starting with Re: . Could not the list filter verify that the subject
Re'd actually exists in the list archive within a set time frame (30
Then anyone who replies to an old message has their message ignored.