Match.com contact - Previously: GMail contact - misroute / security issue
jra at baylink.com
Mon Sep 29 19:42:36 UTC 2014
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> From: "Grant Taylor" <gtaylor at tnetconsulting.net>
> So this is a non-RFC compliant ""feature.
Nope. The LHS of an email address *is system defined*; no one outside of
the destination mailserver is permitted to make any assumptions about it.
The local-part portion is a domain-dependent string. In addresses,
it is simply interpreted on the particular host as a name of a
Note that using a "real name" as an email address is Not The Best Idea:
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
Designer The Things I Think RFC 2100
Ashworth & Associates http://www.bcp38.info 2000 Land Rover DII
St Petersburg FL USA BCP38: Ask For It By Name! +1 727 647 1274
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