Re: Sending using my @debian.org in gmail
On Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 10:17:47PM +0800, 殷啟聰 | Kai-Chung Yan wrote:
> > There is a Gmail trick where you can add one send-as email and provide smtp.gmail.com credentials.
> > You might have to create an app password.
> > I think that this guide does something similar to what I did:
> > https://blog.alexlenail.me/i-want-to-send-emails-from-my-google-domains-email-through-gmail-992bb3eae4c9
> Just got my DD account and got the trick working, thanks for the tips!
> However this worries me. During the setup there is no Debian involvement, and that means anyone can do the same trick to pretend to own my Debian address.
That is just how email works. With the help of a cooperating mail
server (which is trivial to setup) anybody in the world can send mail
with any from address that they wish. This problem is not unique to
Roberto C. Sánchez