[R] Grumble ...
murdoch at stats.uwo.ca
Wed Nov 24 15:09:28 CET 2004
On 24 Nov 2004 13:59:41 +0100, Peter Dalgaard
<p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk> wrote :
>Duncan Murdoch <murdoch at stats.uwo.ca> writes:
>> Here's a strategy that I hope subverts this irritating mechanism:
>> Every now and then I get a challenge about a message that I didn't
>> send, because someone (or some virus) forged me into the "From:"
>> address. Those are the only ones I confirm.
>Hehe... But don't you risk getting listed as an "active spammer" or
>something that way?
That could happen, but that's really a benefit: it means the user of
the challenge response system will find his filters don't work
properly, another reason to drop it.
>Personally I just send them to the bogus folder
>for later update to the spamfilter.
I do that too, which may be why I only see these "now and then".
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