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Re: fighting spam || avoiding spam

On Mon, Jun 07, 2004 at 09:05:43AM +0200, Mathieu Roy wrote:
> Marco d'Itri <md@Linux.IT> wrote:
> > On Jun 05, Santiago Vila <sanvila@unex.es> wrote:
> >
> >> We could obfuscate just the email addresses in From: fields. Just because
> >> there are many ways to do it wrong does not mean it may not be done right.
> > Again, this does not noticeably stop spam.
> Spam filtering does noticeably stop spam but unfortunately still not
> enough - and it is not free, it suck mail server resources. What could
> be best than avoiding the  spammer to get the addresses, can you tell
> me?    

Two hundred well-aimed bullets, from what I've heard[1].  Or, at the very
least, break the little shits' fingers so they can't send the e-mail.

[1] Basically all of the world's spam is sent by less than 200 individuals,
the vast majority of whom are based in the US.  Yay rampant capitalism.

- Matt

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