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From Kelson Vibber <>
Subject Re: whitelist poisoned? spam getting through
Date Fri, 04 Aug 2006 06:28:23 GMT
On Thursday 03 August 2006 11:02 pm, Mathias Homann wrote:
> ohw can it be that the attached spam got through... the SA report
> says "user in whitelist", thus it gave the spam a really high
> negative score. How can that be, or rather, how can i stop it?

Looks like they used the same address for both the envelope sender and the 
recipient (  This is easy to do, and more common than you 
might think.

> Return-Path: <>
> To:

Simple answer: don't whitelist your own address.  Some spammers will do this 
deliberately, hoping it will get them past filters.

Kelson Vibber
SpeedGate Communications, <>

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