Subject: Re: X-No-Archive and usenet gateway
To: 'netbsd-advocacy @ netbsd . org' <email@example.com>
From: Martin Trautmann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/22/2002 22:18:33
At 13:16 -0400 22.10.2002, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
>Martin Trautmann <email@example.com> writes:
>> I was surprised to find out that all email is forwarded to the usenet by a
>> mail2news gateway in news:muc.lists.netbsd.*
>> This will provide a simple way for spammers to extract valid and really
>> used email adresses.
>They could just get them out of our online archives.
As mentionned before: they are slightly encoded in the online archives (@
replaced by numerical value)
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