Subject: Re: mail spams
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Christian Kuhtz <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/27/1996 13:44:01
Curt Sampson wrote:
> The problem is that people get on to those sites, but they often
> send their spam through another mail server. Filtering this sort
> of stuff is non-trival. for instance will always have the From: header set to
something is purely a spam engine, and
therefore it should be pretty safe to just weed that particular domain
out when it shows up in From: headers or Reply-To: headers.

They use MCImail for their relay, but that doesn't show up in any of
those headers.


Christian Kuhtz <>
Network/UNIX Specialist
Paranet, Inc.