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[aprssig] Hacked eMAIL

K7FTP k7ftp at k7ftp.net
Mon Mar 15 02:42:15 UTC 2010


I have seen this bunch complain about "off topic" for messages that are far 
more on topic that this is.

Does your keyboard have a delete key?  It does?  Good.

Learn to use it.

If you are one of those people that are paranoid about your address being 
"harvested", please use your radio for communications and stay off of the 
internet.  Crap happens there.  The FCC will nanny your ham radio comms if 
you need it.

Sorry for the attitude, but for a bunch that yells "off topic" as much as 
this one does, this takes the cake.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Angela - M1SCH / PE1BIV" <tapr-aprs-sig at pe1biv.net>
To: "TAPR APRS Mailing List" <aprssig at tapr.org>
Sent: Sunday, March 14, 2010 7:38 PM
Subject: Re: [aprssig] Hacked eMAIL


>> Most email lists (e.g. mailman, by default) will block/hold a message
>> to a list where the list is not a valid recipient address in the
>> message body.
> The list will only look at the address on the envelop, and not if the
> address is also in the headers of the message in the envelop.
> Besides that, the list, like the TAPR one, will look at the sender 
> address,
> and only forward the message if it is send from an address known as also a
> recipient on the list.
>
> BUT!
> Using the list address in the TO-field is handy, as that can also be used
> for filtering on incoming messages, though in the case of this group, also
> [aprssig] can be used for that.
>
> I fully agree in that sending a bulletin to a lot of people with all the
> e-mail addresses readable for everyone, and as so also for all virusses 
> and
> spyware some people have on their PC, is simply inconsiderate
> (understatement).
>
>
> Rgs, 73, Angela
>
>
>
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