Re: Challenge-response mail filters considered harmful (was Re: Look
On Thu, Aug 07, 2003 at 09:32:25AM -0700, Alan Connor wrote:
> > From email@example.com Thu Aug 7 09:27:07 2003
> > Carlos Sousa writes:
> > > Do you also have an account at my service provider? Or is it that you're
> > > just incapable of setting up your mail system to show the real origin of
> > > your emails? Anyway, you're incurring in mail forgery.
> > No he isn't. His "From:" line reads "From: alanc". As it contains no
> > domain your service provider's MTA adds its own. He's still doing
> > something stupid, but it isn't forgery.
> > --
> > John Hasler
> > firstname.lastname@example.org (John Hasler)
> > Dancing Horse Hill
> > Elmwood, WI
> Thanks John. Notice that I have fixed the problem.
Now if you could fix your MUA so it doesn't break threads, we'll be
Nathan Norman - Incanus Networking mailto:email@example.com
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