AOL scomp

Gregory Hicks ghicks at cadence.com
Wed Mar 2 16:50:33 UTC 2005


> Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2005 10:25:56 +0530
> From: Suresh Ramasubramanian <ops.lists at gmail.com>
> 
> 
> On Tue, 01 Mar 2005 09:28:31 -0500, Vinny Abello <vinny at tellurian.com> wrote:
> > I can attest that we do not see the same here as you are seeing (1 in 100).
> > I'd agree more with the 1/3 being stupid AOL users reporting regular
> > messages that were either forwarded from their own account that we host to
> 
> Well - there's a way out, sort of.
> 
> 1. Route .forwarded email out a separate IP (besides cutting down on
> accepting and forwarding spam)
> 
> or
> 
> 2. Find some way - like an X-Forwarded-For header, that AOL can tag on.

There aready ARE such headers...  "Resent-From:",  "Resent-To:", ...

> 
> --srs
> 
> -- 
> Suresh Ramasubramanian (ops.lists at gmail.com)

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