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Re: AOL scomp

  • From: Edward B. Dreger
  • Date: Thu Feb 24 14:55:05 2005

JM> Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2005 14:17:24 -0500
JM> From: Joe Maimon

JM> To blocklist all servers in the path or just the most recent one is
JM> a local decision

Want to DoS someone?  Have fun with bogus "Received:" headers in actual
junk mail.  Developing heuristics to try detecting this is interesting.
It's not impossible, but it's hardly an exact science.

Everquick Internet -
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Phone: +1 785 865 5885 Lawrence and [inter]national
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DO NOT send mail to the following addresses:
[email protected] -*- [email protected] -*- [email protected]
Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked.
Ditto for broken OOO autoresponders and foolish AV software backscatter.