Some odd harvesting going on?

Sander Smeenk nanog at freshdot.net
Thu Oct 9 02:39:47 CDT 2008


Quoting D'Arcy J.M. Cain (darcy at druid.net):

> Personally I think that the answer to this problem is to simply reply
> automatically to these challenges positively no matter what.  Puts the
> job of filtering spam back on the first person.

I tend to click on the 'authorize' links i see in any ticket-queue that
gets loaded with these messages at my job. Usually resulted by a joe-job
run of some sort.

I too think C-R spam 'prevention' is the lazy-mans approach at filtering
spam. People can easily create their own whitelists based on their
maillogs or mailhistory.

-Sndr.
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